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Garelick Farms tells workers Lynn plant is closing

The decision, announced to workers on Tuesday, came as a surprise to city leaders.

A "now hiring drivers" sign hangs in front of Garelick Farms on the Lynnway Tuesday, May 22. Workers at the Lynn plant said the facility is slated to close. (Owen O'Rourke)
LYNN — One of the city’s largest employers is planning to close its plant on the Lynnway, The Item has learned. Garelick Farms, launched in 1928 as a one-truck operation then known as West Lynn Creamery, will shutter its milk, orange juice, and soft serve ice cream production operation this fall, according to two workers…

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