Aptuit, Inc. Threatens to Chop Hundreds of Jobs In Scottish Plant Closures  
12/15/2010 8:10:41 AM

In-Pharmatechnologist -- Aptuit said it may close two manufacturing facilities in Scotland with the loss of 340 jobs as a result of falling drug industry demand. The US contract drug manufacturer revealed proposals to shut down its plants in Livingston and Riccarton, Edinburgh, UK in a phased withdrawal carried out over the next 12 months.