Sara Lee expanding meat plant in Missouri
Dec. 22, 2011
by Eric Schroeder
DOWNERS GROVE, ILL. — Sara Lee Corp. plans to build a $3 million, 29,000-square-foot addition to its St. Joseph, Mo., meat-processing plant that will create up to 55 new jobs, according to the St. Joseph News-Press.
The St. Joseph facility is located on 70 acres in the Mitchell Woods Business Park and makes processed lunch meats and deli items under the company’s Sara Lee, Hillshire Farm and Ball Park brands. The facility was built in 2000.