Staff at Listowel factory recommends rejection of redundancy package.

SIPTU members of the Imperial Stag Plant in Listowel have recommended an initial rejection of the redundancy package offered to them by management of the factory. The 28 members of staff have been offered a statutory package from the directors of the company.However employees were not satisfied with the offer and attempted to re-negotiate the terms of the redundancy. American business directors of the company have refused to better the statutory offer and are telling staff they will not receive more than is currently on the table. A ballott of members is to be held on Friday morning to decide whether or not to accept the package.