Unite the Union

Unite the Union

January 25, 2008 05:22 ET

Unite Response to Scottish and Newcastle Takeover by Carlsberg Heineken

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Jan. 25, 2008) -

Attention: all news desks and Industrial correspondents

Unite National Officer Iain MacLean said:

"The takeover talks have been a hard battle and Scottish and Newcastle have finally succumbed.

"It will result in a period of uncertainty for the workforce and we are primarily concerned about the implications for UK jobs.

"We have a meeting with Scottish and Newcastle next week and we will be looking for Carlsberg Heineken to guarantee the security of our member's jobs."

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