Smucker’s cutting 260 jobs nationwide; 72 in Ohio

FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2009 file photo, jars of Smucker's preserves line a shelf in the Heinen's grocery store in Bainbridge Twp., Ohio. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta, File)

ORRVILLE, OH (WCMH) — The J.M. Smucker company announced it will eliminate 260 positions, including 72 at its Orrville, Ohio location.

WKYC reports the layoffs are amid a company realignment.

A company spokesperson told WKYC 130 positions will be eliminated, and another 130 will not be filled.

Most of the positions will be eliminated by the end of June.

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