Iowa Manufacturing Plant to Close


By Becky Ogann

WINTHROP - A manufacturing plant here in eastern Iowa is closing.

Wilbert Plastic Services in Winthrop says it will begin consolidating operations immediately with plants in Minnesota and North Carolina. And it will shutdown in Winthrop by mid-year.

The closing affects 117 employees.

Wilbert is giving them an chance to re-locate where there are job possibilities within the organization.

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