• Vt to lose employer to NC; jobs in jeopardy
     | October 25,2013

    ESSEX JUNCTION — A Swiss firm that has maintained its North American headquarters in Essex Junction is moving that operation to North Carolina, meaning an expected loss of jobs.

    Huber + Suhner says it will complete the move by June. The workers in Essex Junction handle duties including product assembly, sales and distribution. Some employees are expected to be asked to move with the company, but most of the assembly jobs will be eliminated by the end of this year.

    Affected employees will get severance packages and outpatient services.

    The company develops and manufactures components and system solutions for electrical and optical transportation of data and energy.

    MORE IN This Just In
    It will be a busy week in gubernatorial politics with two candidates holding formal campaign... Full Story
    KABUL, Afghanistan Confusion reigned in the wake of the deadly bombing Saturday of a hospital... Full Story
    Bombing at Afghan clinic kills at least 19
    Low-income mothers will soon have more choices of food for their families through a pre-exisiting... Full Story
    More Articles
    • VIDEOS
    • PHOTOS