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G&S Foods Opens New Facility, Boosts Jobs in Adams County

G&S Foods recently opened a new snack food manufacturing facility in Adams County. The 351,000-square-foot facility, located at 391 Blettner Avenue in Conewago Township, began construction in March 2023. This facility is designed to produce a variety of snack products including extruded, baked, or fried items such as pretzels, veggie sticks, and chocolate covered pretzels. It also supports single batch test runs and in-line packaging commercial runs.

The new facility has already created 400 jobs and is expected to employ 1,000 people within the next three years. G&S Foods, established in 1996 in York County, is a prominent co-packer and private label manufacturer of salty snacks. The company’s expansion aims to increase production capacity and develop innovative snack options.

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