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FEARS GROW FOR FUTURE OF CARRICK PLANT

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5 Jul 2013 Comments Off on FEARS GROW FOR FUTURE OF CARRICK PLANT

By PATSY McARDLE FEARS were expressed at the weekend for the future of some forty nine jobs involving employees from the South Monaghan area, and the wider Meath/Cavan hinterland, at the Sonoco Plastics’ plant at Kingscourt Road, near Carrickmacross. The fears for the future of the industry arose after management announced plans to engage in discussions with the workers regarding the possibility of a shutdown of the plant within a six- month period. The milti-million company produces thermo and diversified consumer packaging as well as other industrial products ...