NEWARK – Food delivery service HelloFresh will shortly be placing stakes in a new distribution facility in the Ironbound district of the city.
The Germany-based company will occupy 352,000 square feet on 60 Lister Avenue near Port Newark and the New Jersey Turnpike, according to real estate brokerage firm CBRE Group Inc.
The company expects to add a total of 321 employees to the facility and 89 additional employees in New Jersey.
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HelloFresh opened a 44,000 square meter warehouse and warehouse in Linden in February 2015. The company later received a 10-year tax credit of $ 25.1 million from the state to expand its operations in New Jersey, not Pennsylvania.
According to its website, the company ships more than a million meals a month to the continental US and much of the world.
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