WestRock Announces Permanent Layoffs In Kimball, Tennessee

WestRock is a company that specializes in pulp and paper products. The company has operations around the world and expertise in every shopping category. It offers folding cartons, kraft paper, paperboard, and recycling. On December 14, 2017, the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development received a WARN notice from WestRock. According to that notification, the company will be carrying out a permanent layoff on February 8, 2018.

The impacted employees work at the company’s facility in Kimball, Tennessee. The facility is located at 2048 Industrial Boulevard. In total, the company anticipates that the layoff will impact 76 workers. The impacted employees are not represented by a collective bargaining agreement. Additional details can be found here.