Innovation driving Nestlé’s investments in Europe

May 23, 2013
Girona factory
GIRONA FACTORY: More than 1% of the world’s coffee production is processed annually at the Girona site

Nestlé is investing EUR 44 million (CHF 55 million) on new technology for its Nescafé factory at Girona in north-eastern Spain.

The new equipment will deliver greater efficiencies in the production of soluble coffee, while improving the environmental footprint of the factory by significantly reducing water consumption and energy used in the manufacturing process.

The two year investment programme was announced by Nestlé’s Spain’s Chief Executive Officer Bernard Meunier at a media event in Barcelona.

FACTS & FIGURES: Facts about this story and Nestlé Spain

"The new technology will make the factory more efficient, ensuring its competiveness in years to come," he said.

Nestlé Spain’s Press Release:
Nestlé invertirá 44 millones en su fábrica de Girona

Related information:
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More about Nestlé’s investments in Europe:
Nestlé boosts investment in Europe with new factory in UK
Nestlé strengthens capacity in Europe with new investment in Hungary

Related links:
Nescafé Dolce Gusto
Nestlé Spain
The Nescafé Plan

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