ACCO Brands to close Pleasant Prairie facility, lay off 54

Freeman Staff

August 29, 2018

WAUKESHA ACCO Brands USA, LLC notified the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development on Tuesday that it will close its facility in Pleasant Prairie, which will result in the elimination of about 54 workers.

The facility, 10150 80th Ave., will close Dec. 31. Layoffs are anticipated to start Oct. 26.

DWD and its regional workforce partner, the Southeast Wisconsin Workforce Development Board, will provide Rapid Response services to affected workers.

ACCO Brands Corporation is an American manufacturer of office products. It was created by the merger of ACCO World from Fortune Brands with General Binding Corporation.