La-Z-Boy plant: 630 Utah workers to lose jobs in summer

Apr 3, 2008 Full story: Deseret News

“We regret the impact these moves will have on the families and lives of those employees affected and greatly appreciate the contribution of each employee and thank them for their years of dedicated service.”

Furniture maker La-Z-Boy Inc. said Wednesday that it will close its plant in Tremonton, Box Elder County, this summer, putting 630 people there out of work. via Deseret News

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Pat Summers

AOL

#1 Apr 4, 2008
how long will it be,before lazboy moves ALL
operations south to mexico? just another
greedy U.S. company, all they see is dollar
signs, and the poor american worker is the
one left standing in the unemployment line!!
shame on you lazboy!!!!!!!
gm suxs

Milan, TN

#2 Apr 6, 2008
What I dont understand is when Americans dont have jobs anymore who is going to buy there products when they are bought back in the USA
Economist

Duluth, MN

#3 Dec 8, 2008
When Americans lose their jobs they will recognize the need to find a new job, which means they will probably seek a form of higher education so that they can get a higher paying skilled job that cannot be outsourced.

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