Bataenos are now assured of increased and sufficient supply of freshly baked -soft and delicious world-class Gardenia bread with the recent inauguration and unveiling of the fully-automated bread manufacturing facility in Pampanga which is just 45-minutes drive from Bataan via SCTEX.
Gardenia Pres. Mr. Jun Umali said they are bringing the future of breadmaking and are excited to embrace the limitless possibilities in Central Luzon as they officially open the bread plant.
Umali stressed that they want to reach as far as Benguet, Ifugao and other provinces in the north and to saturate the whole of Central Luzon. He also wants Gardenia bread to reach even the smallest stores in the region to make it possible for Gardenia bread to be available is in every corner of the community.
Pres. Umali added that Gardenia applies the best technologies in its production line saying, “the whole plant is computer-controlled” starting from the use of an upgraded concept in ingredients handling, use of robotics in handling pans, unique technology completely untouched by human hands”.
With the two (2) new huge Gardenia bread factories, one in Mindanao and another here in Central Luzon in a span of four months, this is a great milestone for Gardenia, now on its 21st year in the Philippine bakery industry.
Moreover, the two new bread facilities according to Pres. Umali have a combined capacity of producing more than 1.8 million loaves and buns per day, to serve the bread requirements of the Filipino consumers every day and during peak seasons Christmas and New Year.