Economic Development news
|January 2015 Small Business Update: Now available online||Department: Economic Development|
Monthly small business update from the City's Economic Development Department.
|Stockton Welcomes KeHE Distributors||Department: Economic Development|
The City of Stockton is proud to announce that KeHE Distributors, LLC (KeHE) has chosen Stockton for its newest distribution center. KeHE is the largest distributor of specialty food products and one of the largest distributors of natural food products in North America. The company anticipates 200 new jobs at build-out in March. Recruitment is underway for managers, supervisors, delivery drivers and order selectors.
“Stockton’s strength in transportation and logistics paired with its ideal central location and available workforce made it a perfect choice for KeHE’s latest operation and we couldn’t be happier with their decision,” said Micah Runner, the City’s Economic Development Director. “They are a great employer and will bring a much needed boost to our local economy.”
KeHE will occupy 450,000 square-feet of an existing building in the NorCal Logisitics Center where they plan to distribute frozen and fresh grocery products to their vast portfolio of customers.
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