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Wednesday, December 10, 2008

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Syracuse China: Made in China?

by Rick Moriarty, Charley Hannagan and Tim Knauss

Wednesday December 10, 2008, 7:00 AM

Salina, NY -- In another blow to Central New York's slumping manufacturing sector, Libbey Inc. said Tuesday it will close its Syracuse China ceramic dinnerware factory in Salina in March, eliminating 275 local jobs.

Syracuse China, which makes dinnerware for restaurants, hotels and institutional customers, is one of the region's oldest manufacturers. It was founded in 1871 in Geddes as the Onondaga Pottery Co. Read on..

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