Date Given For Smucker’s Plant Closing In Ripon

A date has finally been announced for the closing of the J.M Smucker’s Plant located in Ripon.

The plant, located at 1050 Stanton St., will officially close December 30, 2022.

The closure was announced in 2021, but at the time, company officials did not give any specific date.

In a letter sent to Theodore Grant, the Mayor of Ripon, as well as to the State of Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development, Plant Manager Denise Sabel said “it is anticipated that the Ripon Plant will fully and permanently close on December 30, 2022.”

Sabel went on to include that there will be 93 employees who will lose their jobs because of the plant closing.

The affected employees are not represented by a union.