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Hugo Boss plant saved

Workers at the Hugo Boss Brooklyn plant agreed on a new deal that will save the facility.

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    The Hugo Boss plant in Brooklyn will remain open.
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    Workers overwhelmingly approved a new wage agreement Friday morning.
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    While there are pay cuts, most were relieved that jobs won't be lost.
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    Union President Bruce Raynar hugs a worker after the announcement.
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    Workers have fought the closing since it was announced in December.
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    Governor Strickland was on hand for the announcement.
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    Strickland fought for the plant, along with others like Rep. Dennis Kucinich and actor Danny Glover.
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    The agreement is designed to improve the company’s competitive position by increasing its flexibility and reducing costs.