French seafood processors team on recruitment drive

Franpac, Meralliance, Petit Navire, Capitaine Cook, Connetable, Kerlys and Synutra are launching courses to help train people to work in factories.

Eight French processing companies in  Quimper, Finistère, France, are teaming up to launch a couple of online training courses from Dec. 6 to help with recruitment in the area, reports Ouest France.

The initial goal is to recruit 26 people as part of the training with the ultimate aim of permanent employment.

Companies including Franpac, Meralliance, Petit Navire, Capitaine Cook, Connetable, Kerlys and Synutra have come together to find a solution to their common problem of recruiting.

Applicants will be trained in canning and salmon processing.

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