TITLE

C&A closing 500-worker Canadian site

AUTHOR(S)
Lauzon, Michael
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Plastics News;1/21/2008, Vol. 19 Issue 46, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the closure of plastics plant by Collins & Aikman Canada Inc. in Guelph, Ontario. Collins employs more than 500 and they were told about the planned closure on January 15, 2008. The facility counts Chrysler LLC as a key customer but Chrysler stopped making its Pacifica crossover sport utility vehicle which resulted from laying off of almost 40 employees. The operation won quality awards from automotive original equipment manufacturers.
ACCESSION #
28726948

 

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