Illinois state, DeKalb city officials join Ferrara Candy Co. executives for distribution center ribbon cutting

New 1.6 million square foot facility is set to bring 500 local jobs to the community

“This is a milestone event for Ferrara, it’s a milestone event for DeKalb, it’s a milestone event for the state of Illinois,” Murray said. “And I’m excited to be here.”

—  Mike Murray, Ferrara Chief Operating Officer
Katie Finlon

Katie Finlon

Katie Finlon covers local government and breaking news for DeKalb County in Illinois. She has covered local government news for Shaw Media since 2018 and has had bylines in Daily Chronicle, Kendall County Record newspapers, Northwest Herald and in public radio over the years.