Chick­ens safety fear hits top stores sup­ply

The Press and Journal (Inverness) - - NEWS -

When meats of dif­fer­ent ages were mixed to­gether, the slaugh­ter date of the new­est batch rather than the old­est batch would be used, em­ploy­ees claimed.

Some work­ers also claimed the chicken su­per­mar­kets re­ject is some­times repack­aged at the fac­tory and sent out again.

Qual­ity as­sur­ance work­ers told jour­nal­ists they were in­tim­i­dated by pro­duc­tion man­agers and worry about be­ing sent home if they try to en­force food hy­giene rules.

2SFG was founded in 1993 and pro­duces a third of all of the poul­try prod­ucts con­sumed in the UK, and had rev­enues of £3.1 bil­lion in 2016. Founder Ran­jit Singh Boparan and his wife have built a per­sonal for­tune of £544m, says the Sun­day Times.

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