Somerset

Shepton Mallet packing firm Framptons creates 30 new jobs

A food packing firm based in Somerset has announced plans to create around 30 new jobs in Shepton Mallet.

Framptons, based at Charlton Road in the town, wants to expand its premises and build a new warehouse.

The firm have been given permission to extend its current warehouse but said it could be "one or two years" before it is finished.

"The jobs will range from machine operators through to normal packers," said spokesman Allan Staples.

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