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General Mills to Close Two Plants; Cuts 580 Jobs

General Mills said in a regulatory filing on Tuesday that it would close two plants that make frozen waffles and dough, cutting about 580 jobs.

In a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the food company said it would close a frozen waffle plant in Allentown, Pennsylvania with 111 employees and a frozen dough facility in Trenton, Ontario with 470 workers.

The company said in the filing that it would record a total of $13 million in charges in its fiscal first quarter related to the closures and job cuts and other restructuring actions.