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Wisconsin Company Makes Cuts and Moves Production to Mexico

Posted: Monday, April 22, 2013 --- 11:56am

PEWAUKEE, Wis. (AP) -- A Pewaukee company is making deep cuts in its workforce and moving production to Mexico.

Cooper Power System is eliminating 166 jobs and sending the work to Queretaro, Mexico beginning next year. The cuts affect mainly production workers, but include more than 30 salaried positions. The Journal Sentinel (http://bit.ly/XRdD4p ) says that after the job losses the company which makes electrical equipment will have fewer than 100 employees.

Copyright 2013: Associated Press


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