Japanese manufacturer picks Deeside

JAPANESE snack manufacturer Calbee is to take on 100 staff after choosing to locate its first European facility at Deeside Industrial Park East.

The Tokyo-based group has taken a 65,000 sq ft unit on a 15-year lease at the site.

It was previously occupied by Irish food company Greencore which surrendered its lease in October.

Calbee plans to use the base for manufacturing, distribution and research and development and will hire the staff over the next five years.

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