Berry to close North Carolina sheeting plant


Berry Plastics Corp. plans to close a plastic sheeting plant in Battleboro.

The plant, which has made sheeting for drop cloths, bags, tapes and other products for 24 years, will close by the end of November, the Telegram newspaper in Rocky Mount, N.C., reported July 25.

The newspaper said 241 workers will be laid off from the plant which, according to Securities and Exchange Commission filings...

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