McBride restructuring ‘progressing well’

OWN-label manufacturer McBride said it is "progressing well" with a plan to cut a quarter of its UK staff.

The business, which makes household and personal care products, wants to save £12m over the next two years by reducing its workforce by 400.

It has a large production site in Middleton, Manchester, as well as factories in Barrow, Bradford and Hull.

In a trading update McBride said its performance in the half-year to the end of December was in line with the board's expectations, with sales of p... For the full story register now for free or login below...