Patterson Companies, Inc. lays off dozens in Champaign
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCCU) —
A Minnesota-based plant in Champaign is laying off 83 of its employees.
The Patterson Companies, Inc. released a statement Thursday afternoon saying that the company is shifting its business strategy and in doing so, needed to resize the Champaign location's team.
The statement continues on to say that those laid off are being offered a severance package.
The location made medical office supplies, but will now become a customer service center.