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Big and small, companies cling to a thread

COSTS UP, ORDERS DOWN Teddy Wojtaszek punched his card at hard-hit Universal Plastics Corp. in Holyoke. COSTS UP, ORDERS DOWN Teddy Wojtaszek punched his card at hard-hit Universal Plastics Corp. in Holyoke. (Ed Collier for The Boston Globe)
By Jenn Abelson
Globe Staff / October 1, 2008

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