Beer wholesaler Preferred Distributors is shuttering its facility in Lake Delton and laying off 44 employees, effective Dec. 31, as part of its decision to sell the business.This happened just as Christmas was coming up. Yet somehow, I doubt that all of these people losing their jobs even crossed Scott Walker's mind as he asked Santa Koch for a donation to his legal defense fund.
About 41 full-time workers and three part-time employees will lose their jobs, Scott Thompson, the company's chief financial officer, told the state Department of Workforce Development in a Nov. 30 letter. Thompson said employees would be paid wages and benefits "up to the time of their termination."
Tuesday, January 1, 2013
This one really hurts: