Plant Closure Expected To Leave 130 Jobless

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The closure of a warehousing and distribution management plant in metro Atlanta is expected to leave about 130 people without jobs.

Menlo Worldwide Logistics, a supply chain management company, is closing a warehouse in Suwanee. The plant employs 150 people and the company plans to transfer 20 employees from the facility about 30 miles northeast of downtown Atlanta to a plant in Chatsworth, east of Dalton in northwest Georgia.

Officials say layoffs will begin in June and the facility is expected to close in December.


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