MINISTER TO TURN SOD ON 100M DISTRIBUTION CENTRE
Minister for Foreign Affairs, Micheal Martin T.D. will turn the sod at a ceremony to mark the commencement of construction of the new €100m Aldi distribution and office facility at Mitchelstown on this Monday, May 11.
Details of the number of construction jobs the project will support and the number of new full-time Aldi positions to be created will be announced at the ceremony.
However, it is believed that up to 250 will be employed in the construction phase of the project with Aldi confirming that 160 people will be employed at the distribution centre when it is up and running.
Chairman of Mitchelstown Business Association, Eamon O’Brien, said: “This is great news for Mitchelstown and for the North Cork region and on behalf of the MBA I would like to welcome all involved to Mitchelstown”.
When completed the distribution centre will supply Aldi stores in Cork, Tipperary, Waterford, Limerick and Kerry.
Thursday 7th May 6:27pm