A forklift operator at the Smithfield Foods processing facility in Clinton in 2014. Smithfield Foods has filed a notice with the N.C. Department of Commerce saying it will close a distribution center in Clayton and lay off all workers there.
A forklift operator at the Smithfield Foods processing facility in Clinton in 2014. Smithfield Foods has filed a notice with the N.C. Department of Commerce saying it will close a distribution center in Clayton and lay off all workers there. N&O file photo
A forklift operator at the Smithfield Foods processing facility in Clinton in 2014. Smithfield Foods has filed a notice with the N.C. Department of Commerce saying it will close a distribution center in Clayton and lay off all workers there. N&O file photo