Woodstream Corp. will shutdown its Kirkwood plant in St. Louis County and layoff 51 workers in late June, according to a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification filing posted online by the Missouri Department of Economic Development.
Last month, employers filed nine layoff notices, affecting 2,429 employees.
Seven layoff notices were filed in February, affecting 614 jobs.
Only three layoff notices were filed in January, impacting 229.
Editor's Note: The headline of this article has been corrected to reflect the number of layoffs.