Berry Plastics to close its Alabama duct tape plant


Berry Plastics Corp. is preparing to exit its Albertville, Ala., operations with the closure of a duct tape plant by Dec. 31.

A source at the plant confirmed local media reports that employees were informed of the closing July 14. Company officials were unavailable for comment.

Berry of Evansville, Ind., in 2009 closed a Covalence Adhesives specialty tapes plant, its other property in Albertville.

According to Securities and Exchange Commission filings...
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