Expiring lease puts Keytronic in a bind

Plant wants to remain in Arkansas; options few

Posted: December 10, 2017 at 2:08 a.m.

Annagala Jacobs (left), an assembly specialist, adds electrical connectors Tuesday to a circuit board meant for use in an HVAC system while working at Keytronic EMS in Fayetteville. The company assembles circuit boards for many different applications.

FAYETTEVILLE — Electronic-component maker Keytronic EMS is in a bit of a jam.

Teresa Edwards, a surface-mount solder inspector, looks at a circuit board meant for use in a parking meter on Tuesday while working at Keytronic EMS ...

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