Food manufacturer to shut factory as tough year continues

2 Sisters' chief executive Ranjit Singh Boparan gave evidence to the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (Credit: Parliament TV)
The UK’s biggest supplier of supermarket chicken said it will be shutting its Scottish factory, where around 450 people are employed, in August this year. The announcement by 2 Sisters of the closure of the Cambuslang factory in South Lanarkshire comes after an announcement in February that 900 jobs were at risk as the company considered whether to close another two West Midlands factories in Smethwick and Wolverhampton. The company has also been the focus of a recent undercover investigation by the Guardian and ITV for food s... You can carry on reading 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...