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Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week:
On Monday the toymaker said it's cutting some 1,100 jobs, about 20% of its workforce.
More than 16,500 pounds of cocaine seized were found hidden between pieces of frozen tuna.
A recent leaked memo from Amazon has given us a look at the company's plans to grow its influence in Southern California.
According to Automotive News, Ford plans to reduce production of its Lightning full EV pickup by 50% starting next month.
Tesla is recalling more than 2 million vehicles to update software and fix a bad system.
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