Pleasant Prairie approves development plan for new Haribo plant

PLEASANT PRAIRIE, Wis. (CBS 58) — On Tuesday, the Pleasant Prairie Village Board approved a development plan for the new Haribo plant.

The company plans to develop 136.8 acres of property located at the southwest corner of 120th Avenue and County Highway C for the manufacturing facility to produce Gummy Bears and other HARIBO products.

The Agreement states that the Village will construct and prep portions of HARIBO’s purchased property site by November 2020. HARIBO committed to begin construction no later than December 2020.

HARIBO has 16 manufacturing locations throughout 10 countries and employs 7,000 people worldwide. HARIBO produces 100 million of their famous GOLD BEARS worldwide every day.

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