Around 60 people gathered on Madison’s north side Wednesday night to share their ideas about how the city could help breath new life into the sprawling Oscar Mayer facility once Kraft Heinz leaves the area this year. Darien Lamen reports.
On November 4th, the Kraft-Heinz corporation announced it will shutter Madison’s Oscar Mayer meat plant, killing 1,000 Madison-area jobs. Kraft-Heinz, a conglomerate financed by Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway and the Brazilian 3G Corporation, will close the 100-year old Madison headquarters and packing facility in stages over the next two years, moving operations to a new […]
(WORT) — Kraft Heinz is shuttering the Oscar Mayer headquarters in Madison severing a nearly century-long history with the city. Around 1,000 Oscar Mayer workers based in Madison will be out of a job within two years.