GE Power to close Kidsgrove factory in March next year
A FACTORY will close at the end of March with the loss of 232 jobs.
Bosses at GE Power Conversion (GE) confirmed the closure of their Kidsgrove factory in a letter to staff yesterday.
Now staff are taking part in further consultations with management over redundancy packages – or the opportunity to take up new roles at the company's other plants.
GE Power employs more than 22,000 employees across 60 major sites in the UK.
The company says the move comes in response to a fall in demand for its products.
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