Barnes Moving More Work To State, Not...

Barnes Moving More Work To State, Not Planning Further Layoffs

There are 5 comments on the Hartford Courant story from Feb 19, 2009, titled Barnes Moving More Work To State, Not Planning Further Layoffs. In it, Hartford Courant reports that:

Despite horrendous fourth-quarter financial results, Barnes Group Inc. said layoffs and other restructuring moves in 2008 should provide stability in 2009 - and generate more work for Connecticut operations.

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Love Barnes

Dunnegan, MO

#1 Feb 20, 2009
I love this company. Not only have they been a CT icon for generations, it has chosen to stay in CT despite high taxes and costs of operating here. Moving jobs here is something most companies are not doing. Another little known tidbit, it is still paying dividends to its shareholders as it has consistently done since 1934.
JIMCT

Plymouth, MN

#2 Feb 20, 2009
That is awesome! Now if they only had a Job for my wife. ;)
Mike

South Windsor, CT

#3 Feb 20, 2009
This article is absolute bull. They laid off more workers today. Just like when the same article ran in the Bristol Press a few weeks ago, they laid off more workers that day as well.
the future is not ours

Shelton, CT

#4 Feb 22, 2009
Moving mfg to CT? Sell the stock!
miss beach

Cincinnati, OH

#5 Jul 24, 2009
love barnes is probably laid off now

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