The Baxters cafe and deli in the Scottish Borders is to close with the loss of 23 jobs.
The shop, run by the soup producers of the same name, is to close their factory in Selkirk and another one in Edinburgh.
Cllr Gordon Edgar Scottish Borders Council said its an 'devastating blow' for the workers:
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