ADA TOWNSHIP (AP) – Amway Corp. is building an $81 million manufacturing and warehouse facility near the company’s headquarters in West Michigan.
The direct-sales giant on Wednesday announced the official start of construction of the 317,000-square-foot facility near its headquarters in Kent County’s Ada Township.READ MORE: Young, Hutchinson, Pickett, Stroud Named Heisman Finalists
The company says the facility will house select manufacturing operations for some vitamins, minerals and dietary supplements. Amway says it will add 200 advanced manufacturing jobs at the site in the next three years, including 50 jobs in 2014.READ MORE: Campbell Ends Lengthy Victory Drought
Amway is undertaking a $375 million global manufacturing expansion at seven sites, including two around its headquarters.MORE NEWS: 234,000-plus pounds of ham, pepperoni products recalled due to concerns of possible Listeria contamination
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