FRANCE: Barilla adds to bakery production
Italian food firm Barilla is to open a EUR14m bread production line in France
Italian food group Barilla will next month open a new production line at a bakery plant in France to manufacture sandwich loaves.
Barilla has decided to expand production at its Harry's plant in Plaine de l'Ain, near Lyon.
A company spokesperson said Barilla would issue detailed information on the investment when the line is opened on 4 June.
However, the spokesperson added: "We can confirm that the new production line will be dedicated to turning out Harry's 100%-Mie sandwich loaves, principally for the French market but with some export business too."
Last November, Barilla announced it was investing EUR30m over a three-year period at its Harry's bakery plant in Montierchaume in central France.
Through that move, Barilla set out plans to transfer production from the company's plant in Châteauroux, which is earmarked for closure, to Montierchaume, creating one of the biggest industrial bakery sites in France.
Canadean's "Barilla Holding S.p.A.: Consumer Packaged Goods - Company Profile & SWOT Report" contains in depth information and data about the company and its operations. The profile contains a company...
Barilla Foodservice will continue to put its focus on product innovation in terms of ingredients, authenticity, packaging and convenience. The company’s aspiration is to supply cooks from all foodserv...
Barilla aims to maintain the most popular brand of pasta in Italy, and in this market it will continue to invest in new product development, especially in health and wellness categories in bakery. The...
The report presents detailed data on consumption trends in the Baking Mixes category in Italy, analyzing consumption volumes and values at segment level. It also provides indispensable data on distrib...
- General Mills US "priority" categories gain share
- The just-food interview: Doux CEO Arnaud Marion
- Interview part 2: BRF CFO Augusto Ribeiro
- Focus: Danone CEO Faber puts stamp on business
- 2015 preview: A better deal for M&A sellers
- General Mills outlines "aggressive" NPD drive
- Kraft to reappraise business, says new CEO Cahill
- General Mills earnings drop one-third
- Coles supplier payments broke competition law
- PepsiCo opens snacks plant in Saudi Arabia