JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Today Gov. Mike Beebe (D-Ar.) , Unilever plant employees and local civic leaders officially welcomed Unilever to Jonesboro.
Manufacturing company Alberto Culver built the $64 million, 475,000 square foot facility in 2008, and began operations with 200 employees. Unilever acquired the plant in 2010, and now employs about 400 people.