Kenlake Foods Expands in Right to Work Kentucky

Right to Work Kentucky Economic Update

Kenlake Foods, a subsidiary of Kroger, is expanding soon in Right to Work Murray, Kentucky. In order to do so, they are investing a total of $24 million toward the project. They will also create 24 new jobs for the area. So this is exciting news!

From Area Development Magazine:

“From large corporations to family-owned businesses, we are continuing to see Kentucky companies believe and invest in our communities. […] Kenlake Foods has been serving the Murray and Western Kentucky region for over four decades, and this investment is a critical step to ensuring they continue to do so for many years to come. I want to thank the company’s leadership for their continued support and investment in the commonwealth.†[…]

“Kenlake has been an important part of our local economy for many years. […] Working with the company and the city on this project will mean the addition of 15 well-paying jobs to the community to help support 15 families. The MCEDC is proud to partner with our manufacturing employers to make their investment decisions easy and to support the commonwealth in our mutual goal of smart growth.â€


To read the previous economic update on Right to Work states, click here.