Paragould Packing Plant to Expand, Add 120 Jobs

PARAGOULD, AR - Anchor Packaging says it will expand its plant at Paragould, investing an additional $40 million and creating 120 more jobs.

The St. Louis-based company produces packaging for restaurants, supermarkets and food processors.  It has had a plant at Paragould for more than 20 years, and currently employs 540 people.

In addition to the manufacturing facility in Paragould, the company also has a distribution center in Paragould along with another manufacturing facility in Marmaduke.

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