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Burnley,

city (1991 pop. 76,365) and district, Lancashire, NW England. Historically a coal mining and cotton-weaving town, Burnley's economy is increasingly dominated by light engineering, including kitchen equipment and electrical heating appliances.

Burnley

an industrial town in NW England, in E Lancashire. Pop.: 73 021 (2001)
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Under a joint venture and asset purchase agreement, the companies will also form a joint venture at Tenneco Automotive's existing manufacturing facility in Burnley, England.
Robocom announced in April that Minerva had been involved in the recent sale of six European site licenses to subsidiaries of Unilever (NYSE: UN, UL), Schlumberger (NYSE: SLB) and the John Wilman company of Burnley, England, manufacturers of Coloroll, a major brand name in wall coverings, fabrics and textiles in the UK and other world markets.
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