22 pictures showcasing the Wigan Heinz plant through the years
Heinz has been a major employer in the borough for more than 60 years.
By Michelle Adamson
Published 1st Jun 2021, 11:26 GMT
Today's news that Kraft Heinz is intending to plough £140m into its Kitt Green facility - with tomato ketchup, mayonnaise and salad cream being made at the Wigan plant once more - is a welcome boost for the borough.
Here we look at some of the pictures in our archive of the world-famous factory ...