LSC Communications Reveals Plans to Close Three Magazine and Catalog Printing Plants

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Citing a drop in publisher demand for print publication titles and significant structural changes impacting the industry, Chicago-based LSC Communications filed a Form 8-K with the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) on Jan. 14 announcing it will close its manufacturing facilities in Strasburg, Va.; Glasgow, Ky.; and Mattoon, Ill. The closing of the three printing plants is expected to be completed by July 2020, and LSC indicated that it will be working closely with its magazine and catalog publishing clients to ensure a smooth transition.

Thomas Quinlan

“The actions we announced today represent another step in our proactive efforts to address the significant structural changes in the industry.



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