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How would the strike at Just Born, the maker of Peeps, impact its standard costing variances?

Just Born Quality Confections (Just Born) makes marshmallow Peeps, Mike and Ikes, Hot Tamales, and other candies. The company has approximately 600 employees and is privately-held. Its headquarters and Peeps factory are in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.¬† In September 2016, the factory employees represented by the Bakery,¬†Confectionery,¬†Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union of America Local 6 […]

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