Grupo Bimbo will soon be adding a new facility in Right to Work Valdosta, Georgia. This will allow the backing company to produce more baked goods in order to meet consumer demand. In order to accomplish this, they are investing a total of $200 million toward the project. This will also mean the creating of 295 new jobs. so this is great economic news for the area!
From Area Development Magazine:
“Since Grupo Bimbo joined our Georgia family of international companies last year, they have been a strong community partner and premier employer in the Valdosta region,. […] It is always exciting when a company that has invested in Georgia decides to invest again. Congratulations to Grupo Bimbo and the Valdosta-Lowndes community for this next step in a long-term partnership.”
Grupo Bimbo has 203 plants and more than 1,700 sales centers strategically located in 33 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia, and Africa. Its main product lines include fresh and frozen sliced bread, buns, cookies, snack cakes, English muffins, bagels, pre-packaged foods, tortillas, salted snacks, and confectionery products, among others.AREA DEVELOPMENT MAGAZINE
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