Kraft Heinz delays layoffs of 380 Upstate New York cheese plant workers

Kraft Heinz delays layoffs of 380 Upstate New York cheese plant workers

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Company hopes to find a buyer for the plant by the end of the summer.

Campbell, N.Y. — Kraft Heinz Foods Co. has postponed the closing of its cheese plant in Campbell for a few weeks, providing a least a temporary reprieve for 380 workers.

The company said in February it would close the Steuben County facility at the end of July if it could not find a buyer for it by then. But in recent days, it filed a notice with the state under the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act, saying it has delayed the closing until Aug. 23…….

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