Heinz starts construction on new plant
July 24, 2008
The H. J. Heinz Company announced that it broke ground on a new $105 million frozen food facility in Florence, S.C. The Pittsburgh-based company says the 225,000-square-foot facility will produce Weight Watchers Smart Ones and Boston Market frozen entrees. The new facility will create 350 new jobs and is scheduled to be completed by fall 2009.