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VIDEO: Hope is Running Out To Keep Vineland Progresso Plant Open
VINELAND – Congressman Frank LoBiondo gives an update on how negotiations are going a month after General Mills announced the plan to close the Vineland Progresso plant. Watch this SNJ Today video for the full story. SNJ Today is a Southern New Jersey …

Coca-Cola Bottler Says South Africa Sugar Tax to Threaten Plants
(Bloomberg) — Coca-Cola Beverages Africa, the bottling joint venture between the U.S. soft-drink maker and brewer SABMiller Plc, may close South African plants and see profit more than halve if the government pushes ahead with a proposed sugar tax.
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Layoffs begin at Thomasville Caterpillar plant
Caterpillar started it’s first phase of layoffs in South Georgia. The company announced earlier this year that approximately 200 jobs would be impacted at the plant in Thomasville. Friday was the first round of layoffs. The Thomasville plant is among four …
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Green Plains to Purchase Three Abengoa Bioenergy Ethanol Plants
August 22, 2016 18:50 ET | Source: Green Plains, Inc. OMAHA, Neb., Aug. 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) today announced that it was the successful bidder on three ethanol plants for sale by Abengoa Bioenergy conducted under the …
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