340聽Workers Were Fired by Shanghai Husi – The Scandal Company of Expired Meat

340聽Workers Were Fired by Shanghai Husi – The Scandal Company of Expired Meat

A聽total聽of聽340聽workers聽are聽expected聽to聽be聽made聽redundant on聽Monday聽by聽Shanghai Husi Food聽Co聽Ltd.,聽a聽food聽supplier to聽a聽number聽of聽global聽brands,聽such聽as聽McDonald’s,聽KFC Pizza聽Hut聽and聽Starbucks,聽in聽China,聽said聽Xinhua聽News Agency,聽citing聽a聽statement聽released聽on聽the聽website聽of聽the firm.

The聽company聽was聽involved聽in聽a聽food聽safety聽scandal聽early this聽year聽when聽local聽media聽revealed聽that聽one聽of聽its Shanghai聽plants聽repackaged聽old聽beef聽and聽chicken聽and slapped聽on聽new聽expiration聽dates.

According聽to聽the聽statement,聽among聽the聽redundant聽workers, 226聽are聽directly聽employed聽by聽Shanghai聽Husi聽and聽114聽are contractors聽to聽Shanghai聽Husi.

“We聽are聽working聽closely聽with聽government聽agencies聽to ensure聽that聽severance聽payments聽will聽be聽made聽to聽the workers聽in聽accordance聽with聽all聽applicable聽laws,聽as聽well聽as company聽policies,”聽said聽the聽statement.

It聽said聽the聽layoff聽plan聽has聽been聽reviewed聽by聽local government聽and聽trade聽union聽and聽the聽announcement聽relates聽only聽to聽Shanghai聽Husi聽workers.

Since聽July聽21, 2014,聽most聽of聽the聽workers聽expected聽to聽be聽fired聽have聽been聽on聽paid聽leave.

However,聽the聽Shanghai聽Husi聽will聽not聽shut聽down聽as聽a聽small聽number聽of聽staff聽will聽be聽still聽retained in聽order聽to聽assist聽with聽the聽ongoing聽government聽investigations,聽said聽the聽statement.

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