Falling pound post-Brexit forces 260 job losses at Tonbridge firm Southern Salads | Kent News

Some 260 jobs have been lost at Kent food supplier Southern Salads after the Brexit-hit pound forced the company into administration.

FRP Advisory has been appointed administrators of the Tonbridge-based firm, which will cease trading immediately, leaving hundreds of staff out of work.

The family-run company operated for 30 years, weathering “competitive pricing pressures from supermarkets and other retail chains”, and had invested heavily in its production facilities in 2014.

The family-run company operated for 30 years, weathering “competitive pricing pressures from supermarkets and other retail chains”, and had invested heavily in its production facilities in 2014.

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