Maple Leaf poultry plant in Brampton to close
Maple Leaf poultry plant in Brampton to close
Photos from Maple Leaf Foods

Maple Leaf poultry plant in Brampton to close


Maple Leaf Foods is moving to consolidate operations in a new state-of-the-art plant to be built in London, Ont., by 2022.

Brampton’s aging facility, which employs 324 unionized workers, will close in the process, along with two others in Toronto and Perth South.

The move means more jobs in London, but the loss of a mainstay of the local economy marks yet another blow to Brampton’s dwindling blue-collar employment base.



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