Good news for Local 175 and Peterborough!
Fairlife Ultrafiltered Milk is coming to Canada and it will be produced in Peterborough by Local 175 members.
Fairlife is an ultra filtered milk that contains 50% more protein and 50% less sugar than traditional milk, is lactose free, and contains nine essential nutrients.
Coca-Cola Canada will build an $85-million production facility and extend the existing Minute Maid plant. The new facility will create 40-60 jobs at the outset plus the economic offshoot with the construction of the new facility. The product will be introduced to the Canadian market this summer.
This is a wonderful opportunity for the town, the Local, and our members.