Smurfit Kappa in talks to cut 55 jobs in packaging plant

Smurfit Kappa is to seek 55 redundancies at its Killeen Corrugated Packaging plant on the Naas Road in Dublin.

26th August, 2006

Smurfit Kappa is to seek 55 redundancies at its Killeen Corrugated Packaging plant on the Naas Road in Dublin.

Formal talks with unions will start within the next two weeks over the job losses, which will take effect next year and are in response to competitive pressure.

Staff will be offered statutory redundancy, plus a week and a half’s pay for every year worked.

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