A spokesman confirms 52 layoffs happened this week, and eight open positions will not be filled.
“I know for sure he’s looking for states that don’t have an income tax,” Slay says, “and he’s looking at Right-to-Work states.”
A spokeswoman for Hardee’s says the company is looking at Nashville, Tennessee for its offices.
AB Mauri recently moved their headquarters from the Chesterfield office park into the Cortex Innovation District.
ADM is the largest employer in Decatur, and several thousand jobs would remain there.
Aldermanic president hopes to derail Slay’s bid for 4th term.
The old A.G. Edwards building on Olive was purchased