Brantford, ON — Barry Callebaut Group broke ground on its newest factory in Brantford, ON, Canada.
The factory will be focused on sugar-free, high protein and other specialty chocolate products. In attendance were Barry Callebaut executives Chris DiMambro; Balaji Padmanabhan; Angie Kipper; Jin Kim, Americas’ CFO; Steve Woolley, Americas’ president and CEO; Brantford-Brant Member of Provincial Parliament William Bouma; and Brantford City Councilor John Sless.
In April, Barry Callebaut announced its plans to invest $104 million into the new site. The plant is expected to open in 2024 and create more than 200 new jobs in Brantford.