LAS CRUCES (KRQE) – A tortilla factory is coming to New Mexico and bringing new jobs.
Franco Whole Foods makes flour tortillas for Whole Foods and Costco. The California-based company is planning on opening a factory in Las Cruces.
It’s expected to offer 160 jobs with an average salary of $37,000 plus benefits.
The president of Franco Whole Foods says New Mexico’s tax policies encouraged the company to expand in the state.