Paper straw company opening new plant, adding jobs

The paper straw manufacturer says it expects to add more than 100 jobs.

Posted: Nov 10, 2018 9:06 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Aardvark Straws says it's opening a new plant here in Fort Wayne.

The paper straw manufacturer says it expects to add more than 100 jobs.

The company says the facility should be operating in February. Aardvark Straws' products are an alternative to plastic straws, which are being banned or restricted in some parts of the country.

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