End of the line for Polestar Sheffield


By Jo Francis, 24 May 2016

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Workers at Polestar’s Sheffield web offset site have been told the facility will cease operation with immediate effect. Sheffield’s gravure operation is also being wound down, and will stop printing by 31 May.

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