Belly looks to sell Pleasant Prairie facility
PRAIRIE ó The famous flavored jelly bean maker Jelly
Belly plans to sell its warehouse in Pleasant Prairie
and move distribution to Tennessee.
On Tuesday, spokeswoman Jana Sanders Perry confirmed
that the Pleasant Prairie building is being put on the
market for sale, but she added that tours will continue
as normal and that the company has a full schedule of
events planned for the summer.
She said there isnít a timeline for when distribution
will be moved to Tennessee and no other information was
Jelly Belly Candy Company was founded in 1898 and began
making Jelly Belly jelly beans in 1976. Today, the
California-based Jelly Belly sells products globally and
remains family owned and operated.