Menards headed to site of vacant Wixom Assembly Plant?

Retailer in talks with Ford Motor Company for vacant Wixom plant

Published On: Oct 04 2012 09:27:48 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 04 2012 09:36:45 PM EDT
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WIXOM, Mich. -

Ford Motor Company hopes to sell a portion of its vacant Wixom Assembly Plant and a company wants to breathe new life into the old building.

According to reports, Wisconsin-based home improvement retailer Menards is interested.

Menards says a deal is in the works, but nothing is final.

Ford has not commented on the specifics, but says it is speaking with multiple companies

The Wixom Assembly Plant closed in 2007.