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KMBZ News Staff
October 14, 2019 - 4:00 am
Blue Springs, MO - Haldex, a Sweden-based brake manufacturing company, announced plans to close its Blue Springs plant, affecting 154 jobs, and move its operations to Mexico. The company said in a statement that layoffs will begin in December, and continue until the plant closes later in 2020. The...
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August 22, 2019 - 5:18 am
Have you noticed beef getting a little cheaper at the grocery store? That's because there's more of it available on the domestic market, due in part to the ongoing trade war between the U.S. and China. Glenn Tonsor, Ag Economics Professor at Kansas State University, says there are fewer U.S. beef...
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August 12, 2019 - 5:25 am
Americans may just be wrapping up their summer vacations, but retailers are gearing up for the holiday shopping season - and you may need to as well. David French, Senior Vice President of Government Relations and the Executive Director of the National Retail Federation, says an additional $300...
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