Goodwill stores in Barrie, Orillia, Toronto and several other locations will remain closed until further notice.
CEO Keiko Nakamura told reporters today that its a “cash flow crises”. 16 stores have closed putting 430 workers out of a job.
A lawyer with the Canadian Airport Workers Union, which represents the workers, has said the workers were greeted with locked doors when they showed up for their shifts Sunday morning.
Nakamura says she has met with union leaders and has assured them that Goodwill is working with stakeholders and various levels of government to find a solution.