T-Mobile lays off more than 200 Sprint employees in Kansas
June 21, 2020
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — More than 200 employees at the former Sprint headquarters in Overland Park, Kansas, have been laid off just two months after the company merged with T-Mobile.
A June 17 notification to regulators shows T-Mobile cut 241 positions at the headquarters, The Kansas City Star reported.
A federal judge approved the merger in February and it was officially closed in April.
T-Mobile, based in suburban Seattle, said at the time of the merger that it would keep a secondary headquarters in Overland Park. T-Mobile also said the merger would create thousands of new jobs acros...