A producer of pet food for both branded and private labels, Crosswind Petfoods, will invest $4 million to move its operations from Parkville, Missouri to Topeka, Kansas
, with plans to create 62 jobs.
“It’s great to have Crosswind Petfoods expanding its presence in the state,” said Kansas Commerce Secretary Pat George. “Crosswind’s decision to invest and grow in Kansas reinforces our state’s position as a leader in the animal healthcare industry.”
Kansas Department of Commerce
officials said Crosswind is one of the leading pet food and treat contract manufacturers in North America. The company’s manufacturing capabilities include dog food, dog treats, cat food, cat treats, bird food, small animal diets, reptile foods and zoo foods.