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Levi's, American Icon, Shuts Last U.S. Plant
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Levi's, American Icon, Shuts Last U.S. Plant

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Levi Strauss officially closes its last U.S. manufacturing plant in San Antonio, Texas. The venerable company, which invented blue jeans 130 years ago, has seen revenues decline by almost half in the last seven years. NPR's Jeff Brady reports.

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