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Hundreds Face Layoffs At A Food Company

More than two-hundred people are losing their jobs at a food company plant in North Kingstown.  Greencore, based in Dublin Ireland, makes sandwiches and other prepared foods for clients including major retailers and convenience stores.  The company says its production plant at the Quonset Business Park has been losing money and will cease operations on March 25th.  The state Department of Labor and Training will deploy a Rapid Response team to try to help laid off employees find work.



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