Conagra expanding Slim Jim plant


By Eric Schroeder, Food Business News



TROY, OHIO Conagra Brands, Inc. has unveiled plans to invest approximately $60 million to expand production capacity at its facility in Troy. The plant primarily makes Slim Jim products.


As part of the expansion, Conagra said it will add about 15,000 square feet to the 389,000-square-foot facility. The company also expects to add 100 new positions at the plant, which currently employs about 950.


Construction is expected to begin in August with startup scheduled for the first half of 2023, Conagra said...