Del Monte will close 89-year-old Minn. plant, lay off all workers – StarTribune.com

Del Monte will close 89-year-old Minn. plant, lay off all workers – StarTribune.com

The closing is part of a broader decision by Del Monte’s parent company, Singapore-based Del Monte Pacific ­Limited, to sell or close many of its U.S. assets. In addition to the plant in Sleepy Eye, the company will end production at its Mendota, Ill., plant, and sell its facilities in Cambria, Wis., and Crystal City, Texas.

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