BEDFORD, PA. — The Natural Snack Co. (TOSC), a privately-held meals producer and producer of Kate’s Actual Meals, broke floor Nov. 16 on a 30,000-square-foot growth undertaking on the firm’s website in Bedford. The corporate stated the growth will embody upgrades to manufacturing traces in addition to extra area for warehouse capability and achievement operations.
“We couldn’t be extra excited to start this subsequent chapter of development for The Natural Snack Co.,” stated Mark Thaler, chief government officer. “Since we opened our doorways in March of 2020, the Bedford group has welcomed us with open arms, and we couldn’t be happier to take a position extra again into this location that has facilitated our explosive growth. We look ahead to continued success for The Natural Snack Co., Kate’s Actual Meals, and in our mission of spreading the phrase on the advantages of out of doors play and natural meals.”
TOSC earlier this year acquired 82 acres in Bedford to broaden the corporate’s operations in addition to start the development of extra manufacturing and warehousing area, with a complete build-out of as much as 750,000 sq. ft. At the moment, TOSC stated it anticipated to take a position greater than $75 million and create greater than 500 jobs as a part of the undertaking. The newest growth just isn’t a part of the undertaking introduced in March.
Previously often called Tram Bar Co-Packing, LLC, The Natural Snack Co. partnered with Kate’s Actual Meals in 2019 to construct a 20,000-square-foot facility in Bedford that allowed Kate’s to extend manufacturing from 1 million bars to 12 million bars per 12 months. The growth was accomplished in the summertime of 2020. At this time, TOSC is the unique producer of Kate’s Actual Meals vitality bars and bites.