Henny Penny Expanding World Headquarters
Henny Penny, Preble County’s manufacturer of foodservice equipment for restaurant operations, held a groundbreaking celebration on October 7th. This expansion project will add 150,000 square feet to its world headquarters here in Eaton. The project also includes a 25,000 square-foot renovation of a second building, for a total of 585,000 square feet on the company's 60-acre campus while creating approximately 70 new jobs. "We're on an accelerated growth pace as we continue powering the world’s most demanding kitchens," Rob Connelly, CEO of Henny Penny, said in the media release. "The expansion of our Eaton-based world headquarters with additional space for production, innovation and employee well-being sets us up for another 62 years of success."