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79 to lose jobs in closure of Baltimore plastic container plant (access required)

A plastic container company is set to close its Baltimore plant, resulting in the loss of 79 jobs. York, Pa.-based Graham Packaging Co. L.P. told the state Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation that the layoffs due the closure of ...

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After ‘protests,’ Md. firm loses NIH parking services contract (access required)

The National Institutes of Health next month will end its parking services contract with a Maryland firm, citing “several different protests” lodged after the firm was awarded the contract last year. As a result of the contract loss, Penn Parking ...

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Mack announces layoffs; 200 to be let go from Volvo’s Hagerstown plant (access required)

MACUNGIE, Pa. — Mack Trucks Inc. plans to lay off 400 people, or more than 20 percent of the work force at its Pennsylvania manufacturing facility. The Greensboro, North Carolina-based company cites weakened demand in Tuesday’s announcement. The layoffs take ...

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Giant cutting 89 jobs at Baltimore distribution center (access required)

Giant is permanently eliminating 89 jobs at its pharmacy distribution center in Baltimore starting Jan. 30, according to the  Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation. The job cuts will take place through mid-February, which is when the grocer’s sole ...

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Electronics company plans to lay off 26 in Md. (access required)

An electronics company plans to lay off 26 workers in Maryland. Voltronics LLC, which is a brand of Itasca, Ill.-based Knowles Corp., has told the state Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation that the jobs at its facility on Northwood ...

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Closure of grocery distribution centers could affect 700 Md. jobs (access required)

About 700 workers could be affected by the upcoming closure of two grocery distribution centers in Prince George’s County, but it was not clear Wednesday how many would ultimately lose their jobs. Wilmington, Del.-based Collington Services LLC, which provides grocery-distribution ...

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Did McCormick lay off any employees?

As part of a series of cost reduction initiatives, McCormick & Company’s leaders announced Thursday that the Sparks-based spices company is on track to save $95 million this year – $10 million over its initial goal. The bulk of those ...

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