Sears Product Rebuild Center to close in Sheboygan

Special to the Freeman

Nov. 21, 2014

SHEBOYGAN — Sears Holdings Corporation informed the Department of Workplace Development on Friday that it will close its Product Rebuild Center in Sheboygan in the first part of 2015.

According to the letter, about 30 full-time employees will be laid off as a result of the facility’s closing around Feb. 22, which states the decision is due to “a change in business circumstances.

The employees at the facility, 3353 Koehler Memorial Drive, are not represented by a union and do not have bumping or transfer rights.

The DWD’s regional partner, the Bay Area Workforce Development Board, will provide Rapid Response services.