Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Restructuring and Severance Charges

Restructuring and Severance Charges
3 Months Ended
Jan. 30, 2022
Restructuring and Related Activities [Abstract]  
Restructuring and Severance Charges Restructuring and Severance Charges
The Company incurred total restructuring and severance costs of $0.6 million in both the first quarter of fiscal 2022 and 2021.
As part of its continued efforts to reduce costs, in the first quarter of fiscal 2022, the Company recorded $0.5 million of restructuring costs related to ongoing costs of facilities exited in fiscal 2020 and $0.1 million in severance costs. In the first quarter of fiscal 2021, the Company recorded severance costs of $0.3 million primarily resulting from the elimination of certain positions and $0.6 million related to on-going costs of facilities exited in fiscal 2020, partially offset by a $0.3 million lease termination gain.

Accrued restructuring and severance costs are included in Accrued compensation and Accrued insurance and other in the Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheets. Activity for the first three months of fiscal 2022 is summarized as follows (in thousands):
January 30, 2022
Balance, beginning of year $ 549 
Charged to expense 591 
Cash payments (904)
Ending Balance $ 236 
The remaining balance as of January 30, 2022 of $0.2 million, was primarily related to severance costs in the International Staffing and North American MSP segments.