Polestar Greaves closure adds to industry-wide job misery

Hall, Tom
August 2008
PrintWeek (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd);8/15/2008, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the closure of the Greaves bindery operation of Polestar in Scarborough, England. The company announced that around 190 employees will lose their jobs. The layoff was the result of the company's acquisition of two Ferag stitching lines, which according to chief operating officer (COO) Catherine Heard, improved efficiency.


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