Kroger Sells Former Ice Cream Plant

CINCINNATI — Kroger [2] here has sold a former ice cream plant in Marietta, Ga., to Talenti Gelato, the Cobb (County) Chamber of Commerce said.

Terms were not disclosed.

Talenti, a food manufacturer based in Minneapolis, said it would expand the facility and relocate its primary production headquarters there. Talenti manufactures gelato and sorbetto carried in supermarkets including Kroger.

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Kroger previously operated its Southern Ice Cream Specialties plant in Marietta, but closed the plant earlier this year as part of a consolidation of its manufacturing plants.

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