Caterpillar Plans Temporary Layoff at East Peoria Facility

Published 08/16 2012 10:22AM

Updated 04/26 2013 11:36AM

EAST PEORIA - Caterpillar is planning a one week temporary layoff at its East Peoria manufacturing complex in December.
The company tells WMBD 31 the layoff will affect a large portion of its East Peoria workforce.
Caterpillar says despite record profits in the second quarter of this year, businesses and plants within the company still have to take steps to align production with demand.
The East Peoria manufacturing complex makes track-type tractors.

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