“Ferrero is committed to continuing to grow in the United States,” he said in a press release Paul Chibe, president and CEO of Ferrero North America -. The McDonough distribution center will help us bring our products to more people on the market and offer important job opportunities in Henry County. “.
The operation is part of a strategy that sees the group Made in Italy in third place in the New Continent, behind alone Mars is Hershey. The company has already opened other centers in Pennsylvania and Arizona, in addition it has taken over 2 other production plants in Bloomington and Franklin Park, in Illinois, taken over with the acquisition of the US business of Nestlè: an operation costing 2.8 billion dollars and the last step of a series of purchases that saw the Alba company get its hands on other companies such as Fannie May and Ferrara Candy Company.