Ferro 8-K 2008
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Item 2.05 Costs Associated with Exit or Disposal Activities.
On November 5, 2008, Ferro Corporation (the "Company") announced that it plans to discontinue manufacturing activities for products related to Ferro's Color and Glass Performance Materials business at its manufacturing facility in Toccoa, Georgia. Manufacturing activities for the affected products are expected to be concluded by the end of December 2008. By November 5, 2008, the Company notified all its employees in Toccoa, Georgia, of the pending facility closure.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.