Sysco Corp., Houston, Texas, announced plans for an expansion at its Selma, N.C., facility.

Upon completion, the project will increase the square footage of the 1032 Baugh Road facility by approximately 40%. The expansion project began in July 2018, and is expected to be completed in August.

“We are excited about the expansion of our facility in Selma and the continued growth of our business, and look forward to continuing to serve our customers with the increased capabilities our expanded facility will offer,” says Tom Woods, president, Sysco Raleigh. “Furthermore, Sysco Raleigh has been a proud member of our community for over a decade, currently employing over 380 local residents in a variety of careers, and as we continue to grow, we anticipate adding a number of new jobs.”