Down to Earth – DISNEY Reporter

By |2020-04-25T14:04:42-07:00April 25th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DISNEY Reporter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to another edition of DISNEY Reporter! This week, there is surprisingly a lot going on. Furloughs began for The Walt Disney Company. Executives from Disney were named to be on economic task forces for [...]

Disney Furloughs Go Into Effect for 100,000 Employees

By |2020-04-19T10:11:29-07:00April 19th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Today marks the start of furloughs for employees of The Walt Disney Company. These furloughs include over 100,000 employees. This is about half of Disney’s employees. This drastic action to cut costs for The Walt [...]

Delays and Diversions – DISNEY Reporter

By |2020-04-11T13:40:21-07:00April 11th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DISNEY Reporter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to this week's edition of the DISNEY Reporter! This week, there is a lot of ground to cover regarding the impacts of the coronavirus on The Walt Disney Company. There are also several stories [...]

Walt Disney World Reaches Furlough Deal with 43,000 Cast Members Amid Coronavirus Crisis

By |2020-04-11T13:33:06-07:00April 11th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Walt Disney World has announced plans to stop paying wages to 43,000 Cast Members on April 19 in what is the largest wave of furloughs since the Resort closed in mid-March because of the coronavirus [...]

Disneyland Union Reaches Furlough Deal As Resort Closure Continues

By |2020-04-10T14:08:32-07:00April 10th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Workers United Local 50's president says the union was able to "secure protections for signature benefits to be continued with no premium cost to the members." The Disneyland union said Thursday night that it had [...]