Biscottes Bougard, a subsidiary of the Sopafi biscuits group, has revealed that it has plans to invest €3m (US$2.7m) in a new production line.

The Amboise-based manufacturer of breakfast rusks said that its annual production capacity will increase to some 4,000 tonnes with the new line.

According to French newspaper La Tribune, the company has an average annual turnover of €5.7m.