Wisconsin-based thermoformer Plastic Ingenuity Inc. is opening a new facility in Toole, Utah.
The company expects to add up to 96 new jobs to the area over the next 15 years, an April 8 news release by the Utah Governor's Office of Economic Development said.
"Plastic Ingenuity has been searching for the right location to accelerate our growth for quite some time, and we believe we have found the ideal match in Tooele," Sakif Ferdous, chief marketing officer, said in the release. "We investigated municipalities in seven different West Coast states, and Tooele stood out as having the right combination of access to a well-trained employee base, strong public education system, and a business-friendly environment."
Cross Plains-based Plastic Ingenuity already has five plants and more than 700 employees. With $158 million in annual sales it ranks No. 20 for North American thermoformers according to Plastics News data.