Light bulb factory closes; End of era for U.S. means more jobs overseas

Peter Whoriskey Washington Post 9/8/2010

WINCHESTER, VA. – The last major GE factory making ordinary incandescent light bulbs in the United States is closing this month, marking a small, sad exit for a product and company that can trace their roots to Thomas Alva Edison’s innovations in the 1870s.

The remaining 200 workers at the […]