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Barry Callebaut Completes $30 Million Capacity Expansion in North America

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Barry Callebaut Completes $30 Million Capacity Expansion in North America

Barry Callebaut Completes $30 Million Capacity Expansion in North America
September 14
10:06 2018

Barry Callebaut, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, has announced the completion of several expansion investments in three of its North American facilities located in St Hyacinthe, Quebec; Chatham, Ontario; and St Albans, Vermont. The investments amount to close to US$30 million and are in line with previously announced plans.

Recent investments in the St Hyacinthe facility include both an additional liquid chocolate line as well as enhanced capabilities for the production of dairy-free chocolates. In the Chatham factory, Barry Callebaut has introduced additional liquid storage capacity to expand the variety of products available to customers. At the St Albans location, the company has expanded the building footprint and enhanced its capabilities for making coloured and flavoured compounds, among other investments.

“We continue to invest in our product portfolio and manufacturing capabilities. The completion of these investments demonstrates our commitment to a high level of service and product availability for our expanding customer base,” says Peter Boone, CEO & President, Americas Region.

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