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Second fire within a month at Beloit's Kettle Foods potato chip company

Second fire within a month at Beloit's Kettle Foods potato chip company

For the second time in just over a month, a fire breaks out at Beloit's Kettle Foods potato chip company

March 26, 2019
For the second time in just over a month, a fire breaks out at Beloit's Kettle Foods potato chip company

City of Beloit firefighters were called to Kettle Foods, at 3150 Kettle Way, around 8:15 p.m. Monday night, march 19th

The fire broke out in a cooking area of the factory. It took more than an hour for crews to put out the flames.

Everyone inside the building was able to escape and no one was hurt.

Employees were able to return to work after the fire was out. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

On February 8th, 2019, another fire started in the same cooking area.
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Kettle Foods Inc. is the manufacturer of Kettle Brand Potato Chips. The company was founded in 1978 in Salem (Oregon). In 1988 production was started in Norwich in the United Kingdom.