Maple Leaf Bakery announced yesterday that it has broken ground on an $11 million expansion to its 80,000-sq. ft. bakery in Roanoke, Virginia. The investment includes a 50,000-sq. ft. expansion and the addition of a new line. The expansion will create approximately 40 to 50 new jobs. The project began today and facility start-up is planned for December 22, 2001.