New bakery means 342 jobs in Pembroke
Steven Roberts Original Desserts and Ticklebelly Desserts will build a new facility in Robeson County with the help of a $392,000 state grant that requires a local match.Posted — Updated
A new bakery and 342 jobs are coming to Pembroke.
Gov. Bev Perdue announced Tuesday that Steven Roberts Original Desserts and Ticklebelly Desserts will build a new facility, invest $4 million and hire 342 people over the next five years.
The company received a $392,000 One North Carolina Fund grant. This kind of grant requires a local match.
Average salaries will be $22,926 plus benefits. The average wage in Robeson County is $26,728, according to Perdue’s office.
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