The plant will close in about a year and will cost 150 jobs.
Company said the moves will make it more effective and allow it to focus on key growth strategies.
Employees are reporting cuts made across business segments in the U.S. and some parts of Canada.
Chrysler will begin rotating layoffs next week at its minivan plant in Windsor, Ont. as it reacts to a supply problem with its new engines.
Maple Leaf Foods is cutting 1,550 jobs, closing plants in four provinces and streamlining distribution in a frenzied efficiency drive.
Consolidation continues at company’s corrugated products operations
GM investment to save 4,000 jobs across 17 facilities in the U.S.
Record low for Canadian business bankruptcies
Maple Leaf Foods Inc. is closing a prepared meats plant in Vancouver as part of a restructuring plan to consolidate operations and cut costs.
Electrolux is closing its Montreal-area plant within two years in a move that will throw about 1,300 people out of work.