Gavin Shuker, the Labour MP for Luton South, believes Trinity Mirror could print all of its newspapers in the town.
It has been confirmed today that the Daily Mirror owners have bought the publishing assets of Northern & Shell, which prints the Express and Daily Star newspapers in the town.
Speaking outside the plant, Mr Shuker welcomed the news.
He said: "What we now need is certainty for the work force.
"They have a fantastic facility here in Luton, and I am sure it will be one of the assets that Trinity Mirror will be looking at retaining."