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Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Vertis set to close Dallas plant on April Fool’s Day


According to the Dallas Business Journal, Vertis Communications will close its Dallas facility, laying off 27 workers, on Monday 1 April 2013. The company disclosed the plan in a letter to the Texas Workforce Commission.  The Dallas facility at 8000 Ambassador Road was one of four facilities left out of the recent purchase of Vertis by Quad/Graphics Inc., along with Vertis facilities in New Jersey, Ohio and Ontario, Canada. 

I have been unable to uncover any further on-line news stories about the Dallas closure nor suggestions that it is causing anything near the furor of the Fort Erie, Ontario and Medina, Ohio closures.  Please drop me a line if you have more information.

Background on the other Vertis closures is available at:
http://vicg8.blogspot.ca/2013/01/sudden-closure-of-canadas-only-vertis.html