Jean Vandemoortele, Chairman of the Board of Directors, and Jules Noten, CEO of the Vandemoortele Group and representatives of the local authorities officially opened the new Vandemoortele production plant in Kutno in mid-October. In their speeches, Jean Vandemoortele and Jules Noten highlighted the significance of the new plant for the region and the company in front of guests from federal, state and local government as well as customers, suppliers and employees of the factory. Approximately 30 million Euros were invested in the construction and state-of-the-art production facilities. In the Center of Kutno approx. 10,000 square meters and a total of 52 jobs were created. 31 employees work in the factory, where two production lines for baguettes and Kaiser rolls have been put into operation. The commissioning of another production line for pastry is planned for the beginning of 2017. The new plant will significantly expand Vandemoorteles Footpring for the European market.

 

About Vandemoortele

Vandemoortele was founded in 1899 as a Belgian family business, and has continued to grow and develop ever since. Over the last two decades, we became a European food company with leading positions in two product categories: Bakery Products (BP) and Margarines, Culinary Oils & Fats (MCOF). We are known for supplying innovative and high-quality products.

In 2021 Vandemoortele realised a turnover of around EUR 1.3 billion with 4,800 (permanent and temporary) associates. The Vandemoortele Group headquarters are located in Ghent, Belgium. We have commercial offices in 12 European countries, as well as in the United States. We operate on more than 28 high-quality production sites all over Europe, in order to ensure proximity to all our key markets. We export from Europe to 95 countries worldwide.

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