SIOUX CENTER, IA - Herman Miller Inc. will close the Nemschoff healthcare chairs plant that it acquired in a deal finalized in January 2011 and move production to Sheboygan, WI.
The closing will result in the loss of 111 jobs staged in increments throughout the summer, according to ABC affilliate KSFY TV.
WHBL reported that Sioux Center's loss is Sheboygan, WI's gain. Up to 45 jobs will be added at the Nemschoff plant there. Sheboygan Mayor Terry Van Akkeren was quoted, "I'm looking forward to having more jobs here in Sheboygan for the citizens'."