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Bakkavor to hire 86 staff in recruitment drive

Bakkavor's recruitment drive continues, with 86 vacancies posted at its Cucina Sano site

Prepared foods producer Bakkavor is to hire 86 new staff at its Cucina Sano site in Lincolnshire, as it continues its nationwide recruitment drive that saw 250 vacancies posted last week.

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