Cllr says he will be keeping close eye on Kerry Group review

A Kerry County Councillor says he will be keeping a close eye on developments at Kerry Group’s Listowel plant. Kerry Group, Listowel Concerns have been raised as the international food company, which has its headquarters in Tralee, announced it is reviewing its butter and spreads operation in particular own brand products for supermarkets in the UK. 50 of the 500 jobs at the Listowel plant are in this section. Kerry Group is upgrading its Yorkshire plant but has also invested in the Listowel plant in recent years. The company says talks of job losses here are premature. Local Fianna Fail Cllr Jimmy Moloney says he will be closely following developments: [audio_player src=””]