10 January 2014

Kellogg to build new snacks plant in Malaysia

10 January 2014 - Kellogg Company will build a new snacks manufacturing facility in Malaysia. The new facility, in Bandar Estek, Negeri Sembilin, will increase Kellogg Company’s Pringles production capacity in the Asia Pacific markets, and create at least 300 jobs, locally. Construction of the new plant will begin immediately.

Our acquisition of Pringles in 2012 marked the beginning of an exciting new era in the evolution of our global snacks business,” said John Bryant, President and CEO, Kellogg Company. “The decision to invest in a new snacks manufacturing facility – and build our capacity and capability in Asia Pacific – is the next step in that journey.”

With 2012 sales of $14.2 billion, Kellogg is the world’s leading cereal company; second largest producer of cookies, crackers and savory snacks; and a leading North American frozen foods company. 

Source: Kellogg Company