A leading manufacturer and distributor of high-quality branded nuts, trail mixes and dried fruits, located a new manufacturing facility to Macon-Bibb. Adding to the robust investment portfolio of the Macon-Bibb County Industrial Authority, the company will invested more than $18 million dollars in a peanut roasting and packaging facility. The addition of this facility added to Macon-Bibb’s agribusiness profile. Star Snacks’ mission to offer a quality dried fruit and nut at an attractive price point drove their decision to select the state of Georgia and specifically Macon-Bibb. Their aggressive growth plan promises to deliver 115 new jobs to the Macon-Bibb workforce.