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Winn-Dixie Layoffs Hit Hard in the South

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Winn-Dixie Layoffs Hit Hard in the South

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Winn-Dixie Layoffs Hit Hard in the South

Winn-Dixie Layoffs Hit Hard in the South

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Recently announced cuts for the southern grocery store chain Winn-Dixie is hitting communities of color especially hard. The chain's corporate parents filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Februrary and last week announced they will reduce the number of stores from 913 to 587.

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