Briefly noted: Parent company of Lee Jeans will lay off 93 in Merriam

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Lee Jeans headquarters will lose 93 jobs in Merriam. VF Corp., the parent company of well-known brand Lee Jeans, announced this week that it will lay off 93 employees at the Lee Jeans headquarters in Merriam. The company announced last year that it planned to relocate its long-standing local operations to a new headquarters in Greensboro, N.C. [Lee Jeans parent will cut 93 jobs in Merriam — Kansas City Business Journal]