Apex Tool Group

Local News
9:37 am
Mon January 14, 2013

Gastonia Tool Plant Closing, Laying Off 220 Employees

A Gaston County plant where workers have manufactured tools for more than three decades is closing. The Apex Tool Group will shut its doors and lay off about 220 employees in Gastonia by June.

The name on the sign outside the plant has changed over the years. Since 2010, it’s been Apex Tool Group. One thing that hadn’t changed was the product – workers have built tools there since 1978.

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