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Waunakee company closing its doors

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WAUNAKEE (WKOW) -- Techline USA, LLC in Waunakee is closing its doors after 45 years.

The current expected closing date is June 9, but some employees may be employed until October 31. As a result, 93 positions will be permanently eliminated.

The company sent a letter Wednesday to the State Department of Workforce Development notifying it of the closing.

An initial round of layoffs will affect 82 employees. The company will continue to permanently layoff the remaining employees until all of the existing work is finished and the business is permanently closed.

Techline USA is a manufacturer of laminate casework, office furniture and custom millwork. 

In a press release by the General Manager the company is closing because it can't compete with the consumer demand of lower cost goods. 

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