2 Sisters Group proposes expansion plans for its Carlisle site

UK - 2 Sisters Group has proposed plans to extend its Cavaghan & Gray factory in Carlisle for a new chiller unit, additional production and storage space and an expansion of the southern elevation of the current building. In the proposal, 2 Sisters indicated the expansion was necessary for a simple internal reconfiguration at the…

2 Sisters Group commits to make 90% of all its plastics recyclable by 2020

UK - 2 Sisters Group has announced a commitment to make 90% of all its plastic components in their brands by 2020, enhancing sustainability centred at the environment, people, economic success and sustainable raw material sourcing. The group is leading the food processing sector by using less and recycling more plastic to reduce plastic waste…

2 Sisters to close three UK poultry plants amidst non-compliance scandal

UK - 2 Sisters Group has announced a proposal to close three of its poultry processing plants- Cambuslang, Smethwick and Wolverhampton facilities putting up to 900 jobs at risk. According to the company, the decision to close the facilities was attributed to loss making. To address job loss, the company said that it was going…

Chicken supplier suspends operations after health and safety breaches

UK - One of the largest suppliers of chicken to UK supermarkets has suspended operations after an investigation allegedly revealed a string of health and safety breaches. 2 Sisters Food Group (2SFG) said supply will only restart once it is satisfied that workers have been "appropriately retrained". Ranjit Singh Boparan, owner of 2 Sisters Food…