A direct mail distributor that announced it would close a Vermont plant and eliminate more than 200 jobs in Rutland is expanding in Iowa.
MetroGroup Marketing Services Inc. is going to expand its southeast Iowa operation by up to 80 jobs.
In addition to closing the Rutland plant the Lincoln, Nebraska-based company is consolidating jobs in Iowa and Nebraska.
MetroGroup Vice President Mike Shea says a plant in Seward, Nebraska, will add fewer new jobs.
MetroGroup Marketing provides direct mail production, printing, and packaging.