LSC Communications announced today that its Roanoke, Virginia production facility has been recommended for recertification to Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star Status by the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA). "Achieving VPP Star recertification status requires a committed management team, an engaged workforce and continuous improvement. This important recertification is another reflection of the caliber of our employees and the distinctive quality of our operations,” commented Thomas J. Quinlan III, Chairman and CEO of LSC Communications. click Read More below for additional detail
The Boston Globe is planning to cut jobs at its Taunton printing, mailing and delivery hub over the next several weeks, another sign that the facility once touted as a centerpiece of John Henry’s plan to make the newspaper profitable again is struggling to live up to those hopes.
Boston Globe Media Partners LLC has decided to outsource the mailroom contract for one of its longtime moneymakers, its Globe Direct marketing service, according to multiple sources. Inserting and mailing work associated with Globe Direct — a direct mail marketing service that brings in tens of millions of dollars in annual revenue — has long been performed by Globe employees affiliated with Teamsters Local 1, the Boston Mailers Union.
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