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NC textile plant that was once largest in the world will close after 112 years

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WFMY/AP) – After more than 110 years of continuous production, the Cone Denim Plant will close its doors. The International Textile Group, Inc. (ITG) announced on Wednesday it will shut down operations at the Cone Denim White Oak Plant on Dec. 31, impacting 200 workers. The Associated Press reported that Cone Denim was […]

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BlueScope to close Laurinburg plant, lay off 76

BlueScope Buildings North America is shutting down its Laurinburg manufacturing plant, a move that will result in the loss of 76 jobs. The company, which makes metal buildings such as aircraft hangars and warehouses, said in 2015 that it planned to add 115 jobs and invest $9.2 million in the site. Scotland County’s unemployment rate […]

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Duke Energy pulls plug on Florida nuclear plant

Duke Energy Corp. is cancelling plans to build the Levy County Nuclear Power Plant southwest of Gainesville, Fla. The Charlotte-based company says in a proposed rate-settlement agreement that it will not charge customers for the unbuilt plant and that the utility plans to build or buy 700 megawatts worth of solar capacity in Florida over […]

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Flowers Foods to shut Triad plant, lay off 169

Flowers Foods will shut its Winston-Salem snack cake operations in early October, a move that will result in the layoff of 169 workers. The Georgia-based company cites outdated equipment and insufficient volume. The planned layoffs come after Flowers Foods announced last month plans to restructure and streamline operations. The company expects to incur closing-associated costs […]

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