JBS owned Planterra Foods has announced the opening of a new R&D innovation centre in Lafayette, Colorado.
The new facility will allow Planterra to continue developing new plant-based ingredients and high-quality product innovations.
Darcey Macken, CEO of Planterra Foods said, “I am proud of the team we’ve built at Planterra Foods and look forward to a future of continued growth and innovation in our new space in Lafayette.”
“Planterra Foods new R&D Innovation Center will open the doors to endless opportunities in plant-based protein,” said Raúl Pero, Vice President of Marketing & Innovation at Planterra Foods. “With more and more plant-based options popping up in stores for consumer to choose from, our goal is to bring innovative solutions to plant-based foods with delicious, high-quality products that people can feel good about eating and feeding their families at home”.
The new centre will bring 100 new jobs.
Source: PR Newswire