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Surati Establishes First U.S. Manufacturing and Distribution Facility in Ohio
Canada-based Indian snack food manufacturer chose Ohio to strategically align its operations with its growing customer base
Company Name: Surati Sweet Mart
Country of Origin:
- Country: Canada
- Region: North America
Industry Sector: Food and Agribusiness
Company Profile: Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Surati is a leading Indian food manufacturer and distributor, serving millions of customers worldwide.
Company Website: suratisweetmart.com
Type of Project: New Location
Jobs Committed: 108
Capital Investment: $16 million
Surati’s customer base is growing. The company needed a larger manufacturing facility and wanted a central location in the U.S. for ongoing distribution and supply chain initiatives.
Surati has chosen to invest in Ohio for its manufacturing, distribution, and supply chain initiatives.
Ohio has a large food and agribusiness industry, with everything from raw ingredients to manufacturing talent and logistics advantages. Ohio has the third largest manufacturing workforce, offering plenty of talent with a wide range of skills. Ohio also has the geographic location and infrastructure to support distribution operations. Ohio puts companies within a one-day drive from more than 60 percent of U.S. and Canadian populations – saving time and money, and offering quick delivery.
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