Those familiar with kilometer 131 of the A1 motorway know this; It is generally when approaching this terminal that the scent of coffee surreptitiously invades the passenger compartment of their vehicle. This aromatic experience could become even more pronounced in the coming years.
Nespresso announced on Thursday an investment of 117 million francs to expand its Avenches site, which should result in the creation of 50 new jobs (out of 2000 in Switzerland, 13,900 worldwide). This will be used to build three new production lines and expand the logistics center. Over the past ten years, the Nestlé subsidiary says it has invested 700 million in its production facilities, which are only found in French-speaking Switzerland – in Orbe (VD), Romont (FR) and Avenches (VD).