Coca-Cola plans to close Jonesboro plant

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – The Coca-Cola Plant in Jonesboro confirmed to KAIT on Monday that the plant would be closing.

According to the plant manager, currently 110 people work at the plant at Highland and Caraway.

The manager said of the 110 employees, 40 of those would be laid-off, but offered positions at its other distribution plants in West Memphis, Little Rock, or West Plains.

The last day is set for April 5th.

Region 8 News will continue to track this story and bring you the latest information as it becomes available.

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