2 Sisters chicken factory ends production ahead of closure
West Midlands-based 2 Sisters Food Group has ended production at its Essex factory ahead of its permanent closure.
The poultry giant is closing the site in Witham with the loss of 400 jobs.
528 staff were employed at the site, with 102 of those roles redeployed to its sister site in Thetford, Norfolk and its Bernard Matthews site at Holton, Suffolk.
2 Sisters said an additional 65 roles were offered at the Bernard Matthews BM site but they were not taken up.
The company said a skeleton team of 12 would stay on to decommiss... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...