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Sikeston manufacturer benefits from training program

Saturday, January 14, 2012

Tetra Pak factory manager Michael J. Tomaszewski, right, explains how the gable-top cartons are made to Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon. Nixon was in Sikeston on Friday to promote Missouri Works program to encourage job growth in the state.
(Photo by Jill Bock, Staff)
SIKESTON - A tour of Sikeston's Tetra Pak plant was an opportunity for Gov. Jay Nixon to see the impact of one of his Missouri Works strategies.

Tetra Pak, which creates food packaging cartons, received $30,000 in assistance through the Missouri Customized Training Program for software training and advanced training for custom equipment used in its manufacturing process.

One of what he calls the "key pillars" of Missouri Works is to invest in worker training.

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