TITLE

Polestar Greaves closure adds to industry-wide job misery

AUTHOR(S)
Hall, Tom
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
PrintWeek (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd);8/15/2008, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
34100321

 

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