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Thursday, October 1, 2009

Add 67 more to the unemployed

Posted By on Thu, Oct 1, 2009 at 12:40 PM

The Jonesboro Sun reports that Great Dane Trailers is shutting down its manufacturing plant there temporarily. No one is ordering trailers, because there's less being made to ship. Great Dane insists its temporary:

“Although we have experienced an extended decline in trailer orders due to a prolonged recession, we are optimistic that the market will improve, and our affected employees can return to their jobs,” said Sam Gupta, senior vice president of manufacturing.

 

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