Leclerc Expands Production in CornwallDecember 18, 2020
Cornwall Ontario – The Leclerc Group has expanded production at its state-of-the-art production facility in Cornwall.
The company has doubled its capacity with the installation of a new production line. The new line utilizes the very latest in food processing technology, with a focus on quality and food safety.
The company has doubled its capacity with the installation of a new production line. The new line utilizes the very latest in food processing technology, with a focus on quality and food safety. Thanks to this new line, Leclerc will be able to produce more than 2,200 bars every minutes.
COVID-19 has not slowed down the Leclerc’s production. In fact, the next step for the company is to increase the productivity of its new line to answer the high demand of their clients.
As production capacity grows, so too has the workforce. Despite the modern and sophisticated equipment, employees continue to be at the heart of operations.
“We firmly believe that it is our people that allows Leclerc Group to stand out from the big multinational food companies,” says Denis Leclerc, President of Leclerc Group.
The company now employs 60 people in Cornwall, and is currently recruiting to grow its team.
Leclerc established the 160,000 square foot facility in the Cornwall Business Park in 2019.
Available jobs with Leclerc can be found on the ChooseCornwall.ca Job Board.
You can also view a video on the Cornwall Leclerc plant.
About Leclerc Group
Founded in 1905 by François Leclerc, Leclerc Group has grown impressively over the past 30 years, with more than 1200 employees and eight ultramodern processing plants today. The company specializes in cookies, snack bars and crackers and exports to over 25 countries. Leclerc is known as an innovative company attuned to the tastes and needs of informed customers who care about the food they eat and like to treat themselves to life’s pleasures. More info can be found on the company’s Website:
Leclerc was featured in the 2020 Year in Review. You can download the report via this article.