Magline, Inc.

Food Manufacturing Plants Opening as Distribution and Warehouse Industry Grows


Standish, MI -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/19/2015 -- Delivering Excellence newsletter reported a number of new food manufacturing plants opening this year due to a growing economy. Bel Brands USA opened a new $144 million, 170,000-sq.-ft. state-of-the-art facility in Brookings, SD. The Mini Babybel facility will employ nearly 250 people. Sabra Dipping Company opened a 118,000-sq.-ft. expansion in Chesterfield, VA. Skjodt-Barret Foods plans to expand its Lebanon, IN facility, investing almost $44 million to install new equipment and automation technologies. The company makes baby food and fruit purées. Mondelez International will build a $90 million biscuit plant in Bahrain. Santa Fe Brewing is expanding its Santa Fe, NM facility, creating 105 new jobs and increasing production capacity tenfold. Calbee, a snack food manufacturer, is renovating a former BMW distribution center in Senatobia, MS. The company plans to invest $51 million.

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About Magline
Magline, Inc. ( manufactures a complete line of innovative lightweight route distribution solutions under the Magliner brand. Named one of the Great Supply Chain Projects according to Supply & Demand Chain Executive, Magliner solutions are used in the beer, soft drink, food service, parcel delivery, home healthcare, and other distribution industries. Magline also offers implementation consulting and solutions for reducing service times and eliminating waste during deliveries. Magline is at the forefront of developing products that address the unique material handling requirements from distribution centers to delivery. Magline is the leader in hand trucks worldwide and has a strong dealer base in various regions domestically, as well as internationally. Magline was named a finalist in the MHI Innovation Award.

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Andrea Horner
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