Henniges to shut down Ontario site

McNulty, Mike
March 2011
Rubber & Plastics News;3/21/2011, Vol. 40 Issue 17, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that the company Henniges Automotive plans to close its factory at Welland in Ontario by the end of 2011. According to Geri Gasperut, its vice president of human resources the plant has not remained competitive and its operating cost was high. It mentions that its 303 employees will be laid off gradually starting from September 2011 and some could be transferred to its other factories. Gasperut highlights that it will provide outplacement programs for employees.


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