Polaris resumes some production but initiates pay cuts, furloughs
April 4, 2020
by Dee DePass , Star Tribune
Polaris Inc. will temporarily furlough some workers and cut pay of others, the company said Tuesday in its latest step to survive the severe downturn resulting from the coronavirus outbreak.
Its chief executive, Scott Wine, said he will forgo his salary for the rest of 2020 as the maker of boats, motorcycles, snowmobiles and ATVs grapples with a pandemic that prompted a plunge in sales and the temporary closure of several plants.
Polaris last week closed all its manufacturing plants — in Roseau and Monticello, Minn.; Huntsville, Ala.; Spirit Lake, Iowa;...