Novelis looks to shut UK foil business in April
Dec 14, 2010 | 09:52 AM
Novelis Inc. outlined plans Tuesday to shut its foil rolling operations in Bridgnorth, England, by the end of April 2011, adding that it might also sell its printed confectionery packaging business at the site.
News of the decision to end foil rolling in the United Kingdom follows a 90-day consultation with the 319 staffers at the Bridgnorth site, which includes five rolling mills producing foil for packaging and technical applications, as well as house foil.
"Despite significant effort by the Bridgnorth team, unfortunately a viable alternative to closure did not emerge for most of the operation," Tadeu Nardocci, president of Novelis Europe and senior vice president of Novelis Inc., said in a statement.....
To access AMM's full content, please log in below. If you do not have an AMM account, we invite you to take a free trial or subscribe below.
Already a registered amm.com user?
Access to amm.com editorial content is granted only to paid subscribers and trialists. If you do not have an active account in your own name, please either subscribe or take a trial and you will have instant access to amm.com content. Sharing your login credentials with individuals who are not subscribers represents a violation of AMM copyright.
Every morning, every minute no matter how often you follow the markets, there's an AMM subscription to fit your needs.
Not sure if you are ready to invest in a subscription right now? Take a free, no-obligation trial. Start your free trial today.