McCain Foods USA, Oakbrook Terrace, Ill., opened an expanded distribution center in Burley, Idaho.

The $200 million state-of-the-art expansion will increase the company’s capacity to meet growing product demand, strengthen partnerships with local growers and create more than 180 new jobs for area residents.

“McCain Foods has a rich history in Idaho, thanks for our dedicated employees, trusted grower partners and the overall community,” says Dale McCarthy, vice president of integrated supply chain. “This $200 million expansion will deepen our roots and commitment in this great state and grow the potato industry for years to come.”

McCain Foods Burley has been in operation for over 20 years, and employs over 730 individuals who produce and distribute over 4.7 million pounds of potatoes across North America daily.