Lego to open first US factory
Lego Group announced Wednesday that the company will invest over $1 billion to open a factory in Chesterfield County, Virginia. The 1.7 million-square-foot facility will operate as carbon neutral. The factory, which is the company’s seventh, will create over 1,700 jobs. A temporary packaging site will open in 2024 that will employ up to 500 people. All of its daily energy needs will be matched by renewable energy. The new facility is designed to minimize energy consumption.