Founded in 1972 and operated under several names in the past including Chase Bag and Exopack, officials at the Coveris bag plant in Sibley are opening up their facility to the public for an open house and tours this Thursday, October 2nd.
Plant manager Bill Helms tells us about it.
Helms tells us why they’ve decided to have this open house and offer tours.
The open house is Thursday, Oct. 2 from 4:30-6:00 PM at their plant at 1400 Chase Boulevard in Sibley. Food will be provided. If you plan on taking the plant tour, in order to meet food safety requirements, they ask that you do not wear sandals, sleeveless shirts or jewelry.
Plant officials say that the bulk of their business is bags for seed corn, popcorn, and charcoal.
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As a leading international manufacturing company, Coveris is dedicated to providing solutions that enhance the safety, quality and convenience of products we use every day. In partnership with the most respected brands in the world, Coveris develops vital products that protect everything from the food we eat, to medical supplies, to the touch screen device in our pockets, contributing to the lives of millions every day.
With over 60 manufacturing locations and more than 9,000 dedicated employees, Coveris is a global leader in the manufacturing of packaging and engineered coatings for a variety of consumer and industrial end-use markets