Jobs safe at Shropshire foil packaging firm

Novelis site at Bridgnorth (pic from Novelis)
Image caption A confectionery foil packaging business which occupies part of a site at Bridgnorth has been sold

More than 100 jobs are safe after the sale of a confectionery foil packaging business in Shropshire.

Discovery Foils Ltd said it had purchased that part of the Novelis UK Ltd business in Bridgnorth.

It added Novelis had previously announced the closure of its Bridgnorth operation.

The firm makes multi-coloured printed foil used as packaging for confectionery products for a number of international organisations.

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