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Multinational shuts Nova Scotia carpet plant, moves work to Georgia

1 month ago   |   By National Post

TRURO, N.S. - Hundreds of workers will soon be without jobs following the closure of a Truro, N.S., carpet plant, one of the city's oldest operating manufacturers.
The 240 employees of Tarkett North America were told Tuesday afternoon that their work will move to Dalton, Georgia, with the Truro plant scheduled to close on July 16.
In a statement to employees, Tarkett North America said the decision is “in no way reflective of the calibre of work done in Truro” and is simply a “business decision related to the sustainability of operations and the future of our company
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