Boot-making company furloughed over 140 employees

Coronavirus

CARTHAGE, Mo. — A boot making company furloughed 147 people in Cassville and seven in Monett.

Justin Brands closed its production factories in Cassville and Carthage earlier this month.

The company also closed its retail stores in Monett and Joplin.

Justin Brands hopes the furloughed are temporary and plans to reopen in the future.

To see the number of employees in each job classification impacted in Carthage and Cassville, click here.

To see the number of employees in each job classification in Monett and Joplin, click here.

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