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Lego is building a $1 billion factory in Virginia to capitalize on its fast-growing US fanbase

June 16, 2022

Lego Group plans to build a US factory in Chesterfield County, Virginia, to better supply one of its biggest markets.

The $1 billion investment will create almost 1,800 jobs, the Danish company said.

Sales for the world’s largest toy maker jumped by more than a third for the 12 months to September last year, Insider reported, while operating profits more than doubled.

Lego rewarded employees with three additional days of annual leave and annual bonuses, according to the report.

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