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Early finish for Kellogg’s workers will be grrrr-eat!

HUNDREDS of Kellogg’s staff are being offered the chance to finish work at noon on Fridays under a ‘summer hours scheme’.

The 420 workers at the Salford head office of the food company, known for breakfast cereals such as Cornflakes and Frosties, will be able to leave early from today — provided they have completed their contracted hours.

Kellogg’s said the scheme, which runs until September, is aimed at improving productivity as well as giving staff the flexibility for a long weekend break.

Sue Platt, Kellogg’s UK human resources director, said: ‘Flexible working is something we take very seriously and we encourage all our UK office-based employees to make the most of the summer hours scheme.

Research shows people who feel they have a good work-life balance work 21 per cent harder than those who don’t.

‘Summer hours is part of a package we offer to ensure we provide work-life balance opportunities to all employees.’

Kellogg’s has reported a higher than predicted five per cent increase in sales for the first three months of 2018.

It cited increased interest in health foods for sales totalling £2.43billion.

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