Philippines: Dept. of Labor releases list of labour-only contracting companies; food chain giant Jollibee tops list

Author: Gabriel Pabico Lalu, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Published on: 27 May 2018

"Jollibee tops DOLE list of labor-only contracting companies" 28 May 2018

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) released the list of top 20 labor-only contracting companies in the Philippines...

...Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC) has the most contractual employees, with 14,960 workers.

Also included in the top 10...is fruit-canning company Dole Philippines, Inc. (10,521 workers), followed by:

  • Philippine Long Distance Telephone (8,310);
  • Philsaga Mining Corporation (6,524);
  • General Tuna Corporation (5,216);
  • Sumi Philippines Wiring Systems Corporation (4,305);
  • Franklin Baker Inc. (3,400);
  • Pilipinas Kyohritsu, Inc. (3,161);
  • Furukawa Automotive Systems Phil., Inc (2,863)
  • Magnolia Inc. (2,284)
  • KCC Property Holdings, Inc. (1,802)
  • Sumifru Philippines, Corp. (1,687)
  • Hinatuan Mining Corporation (1,673)
  • KCC Mall de Zamboanga (1,598)
  • Brother Industries (Philippines) Inc. (1,582)
  • Philippine Airlines & PAL Express (1,483)
  • Nidec Precision Philippines Corporation (1,400)
  • Peter Paul Phil. Corporation (1,362)
  • Dolefill Upper Valley Operations (1,183)
  • DOLE-Stanfilco (1,131)

...DOLE defined labor-only contracting as “an arrangement where the contractor or subcontractor merely recruits, supplies, or places workers to perform a job, work, or service for a principal.”

...SM Malls is not included in the list, as it submitted itself to a voluntary regularization program, where at least 10,000 employees would be regularized this year.

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Related companies: Brother Industries (Philippines) Inc. Dole Philippines (see Dolefil) Franklin Baker Inc. General Tuna Corporation Jollibee KCC Property Holdings, Inc. Magnolia Inc. Nickel Asia Nidec Precision Philippines Corporation Peter Paul Phil. Corporation Philippine Airlines Philippine Long Distance Telephone Philsaga Mining Corporation Pilipinas Kyohritsu, Inc. Sumi Philippines Wiring Systems Corporation Sumitomo Group