Published On: 07/26/2022Categories: Agbiosciences, Economic Development

Inside INdiana Business: Skjodt-Barrett Contract Packaging to Invest $58M for Expansion in Boone County

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Ontario-based Skjodt-Barrett Contract Packaging LLC says it will invest $58 million to double its manufacturing footprint in Boone County. The contract food manufacturer and packaging company, whose U.S. headquarters are in Lebanon, says the 340,000-square-foot expansion will include additional production lines and freezer space.

Skjodt-Barrett is a co-manufacturer of retail ready, pouch products, including baby food, lunchbox fruit snacks, and salad dressing.

“Boone County is quickly becoming a hub for food and ag-related companies considering the central Indiana region,” said Molly Whitehead, Boone County Economic Development Corp. executive director. “We’re thrilled a local company has expanded once again, and we look forward to welcoming similar companies to our community.”

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