BlackBerry has reportedly laid off 250 workers from its new product testing facility in Waterloo, Canada. These employees supported the BlackBerry’s manufacturing, research and development efforts.
BlackBerry is still trying to battle for relevance in an ever-changing market. Just last year, BlackBerry laid off about 5,000 employees. At this year’s AGM, CEO Thorsten Heins reiterated that the company is in the midst of a “complex transition.”