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Heinz’s aim to shut Norfolk plant ‘devastating’

October 9, 2014
Food & Drink
Heinz’s plans to close its Aunt Bessie’s potato factory at North Walsham in Norfolk, threatening 200 jobs, is “devastating” news, according to trades union Unite.
 
> Read the full article on the Food Manufacture website
 
By Rod Addy
 

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