EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

2 Sisters

2 Sisters

Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom
Region: Glasgow City; South Western Scotland; Scotland
Location of affected unit(s): Cambuslang (South Lanarkshire)


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
10.12 - Processing and preserving of poultry meat
Group: 2 Sisters

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 06-01-2014
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 180

Additional Information

Food manufacturer 2 Sisters has announced to create 180 new jobs in Cambuslang (South Lanarkshire).

The hires are needed to support the cooking and processing of chicken products at the plant that will be extended for this purpose. The announcement of job creations followed long term negotiations with trade union Unite.

In 2013, the company had announced both the reduction and expansion of its workforce in the UK. Reportedly, in November 2013, 200 job losses were announced for the plant in Coupar Angus.