One of the largest companies in the US entertainment industry Walt disneyby closing nearly 20 percent of its more than 300 stores worldwide by the end of this year to e-commerce will focus.
The company plans to close at least 60 stores in North America. In Europe, there will be a serious reduction in the number of stores.
Disney, in a statement made in the past months, announced that it will lay off a total of 32 thousand people, primarily from amusement parks.
According to the news in CNBC, the company, which is in a difficult situation due to the limited number of customers due to the corona virus epidemic, stated that the layoffs will be made in the first half of 2021.
It was stated that it was predicted to save 500 million dollars per month with other measures taken.