MISTER BEE'S BACK! West Virginia Favorite Ramps Up Production
Reported by: Patrick McMurtry
Web Producer: Patrick McMurtry
Reported: Apr. 12, 2012 8:11 AM EDT
Updated: Apr. 12, 2012 8:23 AM EDT
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, West Virginia
Mister Bee is back-almost. One of West Virginia's favorite potato chip makers announced it will re-start production of chips in the coming weeks.
Mister Bee Potato Chips, like countless other companies around the country, took a major hit during the recent recession. Unlike many, Mister Bee has recovered, and thanks to a recent influx of cash, the company plans to begin manufacturing and distributing its potato chips to grocery stores around WV, Ohio and Eastern Kentucky in the next couple of months.
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