Local warehouse closing, leaving about 300 without jobs

Posted at 1:27 PM, Feb 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-18 14:28:48-05

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Our partners at the Omaha World-Herald have reported that a local warehouse that distributed products for Shopko stores is closing, leaving about 300 people out a job.

The move comes after Shopko closed many of its stores, leading to less need for need for warehousing staff. In addition to the Omaha location, a warehouse in Boise will also be closing.

The company that owns the warehouse, Spectrum America, said it's giving assistance to workers to as the transition occurs.

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