Large cheese company to open Glenville manufacturing facility

April 19, 2018 04:57 PM

GLENVILLE - Looks like a local town has landed "the big cheese."

Schenectady County locked up a $25 million investment from one of the nation's largest cheese producers to build a new manufacturing facility in Glenville.

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Belgioioso Cheese will purchase 40 acres at the town's business and technology park for a 100,000 square foot cheese making facility. They'll also create 46 new jobs supporting the production of their fresh mozzarella and other cheeses.

The Wisconsin-based company also owns the former Cappiello's plant in Schenectady and will receive up to $850,000 in tax credits.

The company could not say when construction might begin.



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