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Last American Audio Tape Maker Closes

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Last American Audio Tape Maker Closes

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Last American Audio Tape Maker Closes

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Employees of the audiotape manufacturer Quantegy in Opelika, Ala., started the new year looking for work. The company shut down without notice, surprising everyone in town. The company's closing could signal the end of the audiotape industry. NPR's Scott Horsley reports.

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