Fox Valley manufacturer cuts 380 jobs

The JanSport Collegiate apparel decoration plant will close in Greenville, Wis., in the Fox Valley, resulting in 380 people losing their jobs starting June 9.

The announcement was made after JanSport owner, VF Corp., announced it was selling its Licensed Sports Group business to Fanatics Inc., of Florida, according to a report in the Milwaukee Business Journal.

Another 370 workers will remain at the VF Outdoor facility in Appleton, which is not expected to close.