ConAgra begins expansion at Russellville plant

RUSSELLVILLE (KATV) - ConAgra foods began the expansion of their Russellville plant this week.

The facility has been in operation since 1964. This expansion, originally announced in September, is expected to add 80 jobs to help produce Bertolli and P.F. Chang's home menu frozen meals. The plant also produces Banquet, Healthy Choice and Marie Callender's products.

The additional employees will increase the number of people who work at the Russellville facility to more than 1,400.