Showcasing its dedication to creating a food-secure Philippines, the company Mega Prime Foods Inc. (MPFI) formally opened its newest manufacturing plant in the Philippines, located in Batangas City. This world-class facility is envisioned to play a vital role in ensuring that Mega group’s commitments to nation-building are met as well as its commitment to support the country in the process of nation-building.
Once fully operational, the manufacturing facility is anticipated to generate over 1,000 jobs and other chances for livelihood, revitalizing the neighborhood and boosting the economy of Batangas while assuring national food security. Signifying the importance of the manufacturing facility and MPFI’s support for government initiatives on food security, the opening of the plant was attended by President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. and other relevant government key officials.
The company invested P1 billion for the construction and development of the manufacturing plant, ensuring food products are in accordance with global specifications. The facility also incorporates green features, including a warehouse, a fishmeal plant with a zero-waste system, and cold storage facilities that are environmentally friendly with an installation of an energy-efficient lighting system to lower carbon footprint emissions. The plant will also serve as the technological innovation and R&D hub of Mega Prime Foods Inc.
(Source: Manila Bulletin)