Heinz Moves HP Sauce to Holland

11 May 2006

   BIRMINGHAM, UK - HJ Heinz, which bought the iconic HP Sauce brand last year from the French Groupe Danone in a £470 million ($858.5m; €701m) deal [WAMN: 21-Jun-05], is to move production to Holland.
   The closure of the HP Foods plant in Birmingham will result in 125 layoffs and has been condemned by the workers' trade union.