Earlier this month, Merchants Metals LLC submitted a WARN with the Indiana Department of Workforce Development. The letter was received on January 20, 2020. It explains that the company will be closing its New Paris, Indiana facility on March 20, 2020.
The manufacturing facility is located at 71347 County Road 23. The entire facility will be closing and all employees at the facility will be impacted. The closure and layoffs are expected to be permanent.
In total, 68 workers will be laid off. 17 of those workers are weaving machine operators. The full WARN can be found here.