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Spartech to expand Wichita plant, preserve 75 jobs

Spartech Corp. will expand its plant at 1444 S. Tyler Road and preserve 75 jobs in a deal announced Thursday with local economic development authorities.

The company, which has facilities around the world, said it will add 10,000 square feet to its 60,000-square-foot plant and relocate equipment to the addition, for a total new investment of $4 million.

Spartech produces plastic sheets, compounds and packaging products.

The deal was announced by the Greater Wichita Economic Development Coalition in cooperation with local and state governments.

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