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eaglebeaky - Quincy Steak and Shake Closes - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Their franchise agreement ran its course, and the owner (who also owns other successful fast food places in town) decided that it wasn't worth re-upping with Steak N Shake.
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ROI........apparently the Taco Bell by Blessing is making lots of $$$
jannie122 - All aboard? State cuts could mean fewer Amtrak trains - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
We give a ton of money to Airports and to promote air travel. We talk about being "green" so what do they want me to do "drive" to Chicago and use up a bunch of gas and pollute the air?
jannie122 - Quincy Steak and Shake Closes - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Must be a Corp. thing. I was in there a couple of Sunday's ago and there was line waiting to get in with all the tables full. This was before noon. Doesn't make sense to me.
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Net Neutrality is there foot in the door, I am guessing the Fairness Doctrine will come up again.

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Gardner Denver lays off workers at Quincy plant

Gardner Denver lays off workers at Quincy plant

2 years, 1 month ago by Bob Gough

About 30 jobs in the machine shop are affected

Sources have told QuincyJournal.com that Gardner Denver has laid off about 30 workers in its machine shop.

Company officials would not confirm when contacted by QuincyJournal.com on Wednesday, but workers in the plant and retired workers confirmed the cuts were taking place this week.

"Manufacturing had been pulling orders forward and now the backlog is pretty low, plus orders and expectations are down as well," one source told QuincyJournal.com.

Quincy Mayor John Spring said he had contacted company officials. He said he was also told that orders were down.

The company makes pumps and compressors at its Quincy facility, where the company was founded more than 150 years ago.

Gardner Denver had still employed about 300 people in Quincy after the company moved its corporate headquarters to Wayne, Pa. in 2010.

 

 


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