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Pennsylvania: Bonduelle USA to create 35 full-time jobs at its Lebanon County facility

Christian Fernsby |
Bonduelle USA, Inc. will expand operations at its Lebanon County facility, investing at least $5 million into the expansion and creating 35 new, full-time jobs.

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Bonduelle packages frozen products for major private label brands and also markets vegetables under its own brands.

The expansion will include the purchase of new machinery and equipment and the addition of two new frozen vegetable processing and packaging lines, increasing output from 45 million pounds to 75 million pounds annually by 2023. The expansion will also streamline operations and boost efficiency with the integration of new automated technology.

The company received a funding proposal from the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) for a $70,000 Pennsylvania First grant, a $35,000 workforce development grant to help the company train workers, and a $400,000 Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) loan.

Bonduelle operates in 100 countries, with 17 facilities across North America.

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