Layoffs at JTV

Jewelry Television has laid off 18 employees, according to a report in the Knoxville News-Sentinel.

The blog by the newspaper’s business reporter Carly Harrington, states that the layoffs will include employees from the company’s headquarters in Knoxville, Tenn., and from its offices in Nashville.

The company also is closing its location in Nashville, according to the report. It had already planned to sell the building.