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RockTenn shutting down box plant in Massachusetts impacting 90 workers

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RockTenn shutting down box plant in Massachusetts impacting 90 workers

May 03, 2013 - 11:29

SAN FRANCISCO, May 3, 2013 (RISI) -RockTenn will close a corrugated container plant in Massachusetts at the end of the month, according to a local press report.

About 90 workers will be laid off at the Mansfield, MA, facility, with some workers already dismissed,The Sun Chroniclereported.

The former Smurfit-Stone Container plant was acquired by RockTenn in 2011.

RockTenn shows two other container plants in New England at Wakefield and Devon, MA. The company operates a sheet plant in Springfield, MA.