This week, Cantech Industries Inc. and Intertape Polymer Corp. submitted a WARN notification to the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development. The letter explains that the company intends to carry out a permanent closure of its facility in Johnson City, Tennessee. The facility is located at 2222 Eddie Williams Road. The closure is expected to take place on September 10, 2018.
As a result of the closure, 68 employees will be laid off. The workers are not represented by a collective bargaining agreement. Therefore, they will not have access to bumping rights. The full WARN notification can be accessed here.