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News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 14, 2019  

Honda confirms closure of UK car plant that employs 3,500

Honda said the closure is not Brexit-driven.

News Manufacturing General
April 18, 2019  

Multinational shuts Nova Scotia carpet plant, moves work to Georgia

Truro, N.S., plant scheduled to close on July 16.

News Automotive General
March 6, 2019  

The Cruze cruises: GM assembly plant prepares to close

GM announced late last year that Lordstown along with three plants in the U.S. and one in Canada would close by early next year.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
March 4, 2019  

GM restructuring: Production ending at Ohio plant this week

GM targeted the plant because of flagging demand for the subcompact Cruz sedan.

News Pulp & Paper General
February 28, 2019  

Cascades closing two tissue paper machines in Ontario, reports Q4 loss

The two sites employ a total of 68 workers and produce 44,000 tonnes of tissue paper annually.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
February 11, 2019  

Sting brings musical to Oshawa to support GM workers facing closure

The former Police frontman is currently starring in a Toronto musical.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
January 29, 2019  

Unifor calls for boycott of Mexican GM vehicles in escalation of Oshawa fight

Some GM vehicles, including the Chevrolet Blazer, Trax and GMC Terrain are made only in Mexico.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
January 15, 2019  

GM reaffirms Oshawa closure after meetings with Ontario and federal officials

About 2,600 unionized workers and 340 other staff to lose jobs.

News Automotive General
January 14, 2019  

Union president says Ford to fight for workers at GM plant slated for closure

Ontario’s premier will sit down with GM executives Tuesday for his first face-to-face meeting since the company announced the Oshawa plant closure in November.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
January 9, 2019  

GM rejects Unifor proposals to keep Oshawa assembly plant open past 2019

“GM today, by reconfirming their decision, has not only picked a fight frankly with Unifor, but they have picked a fight with all of Canada,” said Jerry Dias.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
August 9, 2017  

GE closing Rochester plant, moving work to China

Company says closure will impact fewer than 100 plant workers.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
July 20, 2017  

Layoffs begin at Carrier plant that drew Trump’s criticism

Carrier announced in 2016 that it would close the Indianapolis plant and cut 1,400 jobs to save $65 million.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Operations Production
July 8, 2015  

Agropur to close Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville milk processing plant

Dairy producer says existing facility doesn’t fit into its reorganization plans.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Operations Production
February 4, 2015  

Wrigley Canada shuttering Toronto gum factory

Production will be shifted to Gainesville, Ga. facility; shut down to put 383 employees out of work.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
January 9, 2015  

High Liner to close underperforming US plant by Q2

Company estimates the closure will result in an $800,000 after-tax impairment charge to write down equipment