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Ace Hardware distribution center moving, many could lose jobs

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Onehundred people may be out of work in Perrysburg Township by next year. The AceHardware distribution center will be closing.

Acompany spokesperson says they will be relocating to an unidentified location,but, "employees will have a range of transitional opportunities."

TownshipTrustee Gary Britten says this is a major blow.

"[It'sa] shock because they've been wonderful neighbors for all the years they'vebeen in the township," he said. "Any time a business leaves, you hate to seeit, especially the ones that have been really easy to work with."

Thespokesperson did not guarantee that all current employees would have a job atthe new location.

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