Layoffs at Fibrebond

MINDEN, LA (KSLA) – More people in the Ark-La-Tex are losing their job.

Back in January, we told you about layoffs at Fibrebond in Minden, Louisiana.

The January cuts left 16 people jobless.

Doug Kochenderfer, Vice President of Operations confirmed with KSLA News 12 that they laid off 33  more employees this morning.

He blames the sluggish economy.

Fibrebond produces jail cells, cell phone communications units and concrete buildings for the education sector.

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