Details were not immediately available. Dearborn County Commissioner Jeff Hughes said he had not heard about the layoff.
The plant distills Wild Turkey whiskey and bottles wine coolers.
Pernod in February agreed to sell the distillery to CL Financial Group for an undisclosed price. CL Financial Group is based in
The sale, which was hailed a saving the plant from closure, was to close by the middle of this year.
The plant is Pernod's largest facility in the