Job losses at Kendal food factory

It's been announced that 45 jobs are to go at the Heinz baby food factory in Kendal. The company's transfering some of its infant milk products to New Zealand.

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Heinz talks due over potential job losses

The Heinz factory in Kendal Credit: ITV Border

The future of the 45 staff at the Heinz production factory in Kendal are due to be discussed next week.

Management will meet with the Unite union to discuss the plans to shed 45 of the factory's 175 jobs as it moves production of infant milk for the Asian market to New Zealand.

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