Energizer http://news.stlpublicradio.org en As Battery Demand Falls, Can Energizer Keep Going? http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/missouri-plant-among-energizer-facilities-wont-keep-going-and-going Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>And now, let's turn to today's business bottom line. As more people buy smartphones and other devices that run on rechargeable batteries - this will come as no surprise - sales of single-use, disposable batteries are dropping; and that is not without consequences. Energizer announced this month that the company will close three plants because of decreased demand. That is a 10 percent cut of its global workforce. Wed, 28 Nov 2012 15:43:45 +0000 Kirk Carapezza 6858 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org