Walmart Brings Jobs to Right to Work Georgia With Dairy Facility
Walmart is adding a new dairy processing facility soon in Right to Work Valdosta, Georgia, which will be covered by a $350 million investment. As a result, they will also create 400 new jobs. So this will be an incredible addition to Lowndes County!
From Area Development Magazine:
â€œWeâ€™re thrilled to open this new dairy facility in Valdosta, Georgia, as we continue to make strides to increase surety of supply for our customers grocery essentials,â€ said Bruce Heckman, Vice President of Manufacturing at Walmart. â€œWeâ€™re looking forward to breaking ground on this exciting venture and weâ€™ll continue to work alongside local dairy farmers and associates as we move ahead. Their collaboration is critical to ensure weâ€™re operating a facility that will process high-quality milk for our customers that we can offer at the everyday low prices they rely on.â€ […]
â€œGeorgiaâ€™s economy is historically rooted in agriculture, and Walmart is demonstrating how the industry continues to evolve and invest in technological advances to improve results in output and sustainability. […] Projects like this create a positive ripple-effect for the entire industry ecosystem. Congratulations to all of the partners involved, and we look forward to the jobs and opportunities Walmart will create!â€AREA DEVELOPMENT MAGAZINE
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