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“J.R. Simplot Co. To Close Heyburn Distribution Center”

J.R. Simplot Co. officials confirmed today that the company will shutter its Heyburn distribution center in a phased closure beginning in August.

J.R. Simplot Co. spokesman David Cuoio said the facility employs 56 people.

“The Heyburn center distributes primarily frozen potato products from our Aberdeen plant by truck to quick-serve restaurants and other food service customers in the West and Midwest,” said Cuoio.

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