While I think it’s unfortunate some of the work has to leave the United States (snowmobile assembly will stay put in Roseau and Victory in Spirit Lake), the potential cost savings make it a smart move for the manufacturer.
The realignment is expected to generate pre-tax costs and expense savings in excess of $30 million on an annual basis when the transition has been completed. The company expects to see some of the cost savings as early as next year.
Do you think they should have worked out a way to keep the production from the Osceola, Wis., facility in the United States?
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