76 workers lose jobs at Paramount Foods, Deeside


A quarter of the workforce at one of the UK's biggest makers of frozen pizzas will lose their jobs after the firm went into administration.

Paramount Foods employs 312 people on the Deeside Industrial Park and another 138 in Salford, Greater Manchester.

Administrators says 76 jobs will go on Deeside with another 42 to be lost in Salford following a meeting with staff.

A buyer is being sought for the firm, which is still trading.

Matthew Richards reports.

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