Sargento Foods expanding in Wisconsin

Associated Press

Oct. 25, 2017

HILBERT  Sargento Foods is expanding in eastern Wisconsin for the fourth time in the past decade.

The company is adding 40,000 square feet and 150 jobs to its Hilbert location, WLUK-TV reported. The Hilbert location currently employs about 300 people.

The company is expanding to meet the growing demand for natural cheese, said Portia Young, Director of Corporate Communications for Sargento Foods.

The company said the starting pay rate for a general labor position is $18.45 an hour.