At the meeting today Young's Chief Executive Pete Ward announced that the company was developing a proposal which would leave their Fraserburgh factory operating but with fewer employees.
Speaking after the meeting Mr Stevenson said,
"I shall continue to work with employees, company, the Councils and the Scottish Government to achieve the best available outcome."
Eilidh Whiteford added,
"And the attendance of two ministers today aided a collaborative discussion which has provided a way forward.
"I will continue to support the workers at this difficult time."