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Old 25-03-2008, 10:27   #1
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Brunswick closes another plant

because boats are a discretionary big ticket item, the industry is a pretty good bellwhether for the overall economy:

Brunswick to Close Ohio Boat Plant - Forbes.com
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A slowing economy will also shake out those manufacturers that produce poor quality products or that have forgotten just how important customer service is.
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BW is also selling a plant - Brunswick to Sell Its Baja Boat Business: Financial News - Yahoo! Finance
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The world's bowling balls and pool tables are in danger!! We need a JP Morgan style buyout!
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