Heinz plans $28 million expansion in Massillon

Date Published11/18/2013
Author NameSteven M. Grazier
Mentions specific company case(s) of reshoring, kept from offshoring, or transplantYes

Additional Reshoring Information:

Company/Division name Heinz
Parent companyH.J. Heinz Co.
Type of work Manufacturing
If manufacturing, is the company an OEM? Yes
If manufacturing, is the company a contract manufacturer?Unknown
Reshoring category:Reshoring
Total number of jobs (added or to be added):249
Year reshoring announced:2013
Year reshoring implemented or to be implemented:2013
Domestically, the work will be done:In-house
Capital investment ($):28
Country(ies) from which reshored:Canada,United States
City reshored to:Massillon
State(s) reshored to:OH
If relevant, work nearshored to:-
Industry(ies):Other, Food
Product(s) reshoredFrozen food processing
What domestic positive factors made reshoring more attractive?Government Incentives, Lean/other business process improvement techniques, Other
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