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Beef Products Inc Axes More Jobs

16 May 2012

US - The producer of lean finely textured beef is to cut a further 86 jobs.

Beef Products Inc recently closed three plants in Texas, Kansas and Iowa with them loss of 650 jobs because of the media outcry over the product used in meat products that had been labelled by activists as "pink slime".

Now the company is to axe more jobs because of the continued outcry over the product.

Reports say the cuts will be at its South Dakota corporate headquarters and in the machine shop and production plant in Nebraska.

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