J.M. Smucker closes on land purchase for manufacturing plant in Longmont

LONGMONT – The J.M. Smucker Co. (NYSE: SJM) has closed on the purchase of land in Longmont where it plans to build a $340 million manufacturing plant that could employ up to 500 people. J.M. Smucker Co., paid $4,649,700 to Highway 119 Holdings LLC for vacant land in the Concepts Industrial Park near the northwest corner of Colorado Highway 119 and Fairview Street, according to public records. In January, the company said the plant would…