The Rome Area Chamber of Commerce has named Sovena USA as its chamber business of the week, according to a release.
The company employs approximately 150 people, and is located in the Griffiss Business and Technology Park.
“Sovena, one of the largest olive oil companies in the world and the USA, has kept its doors open during the current global coronavirus pandemic. Being a food product manufacturing facility deemed essential, it has continued bottling olive oils, vegetable oils, and specialty oils in its Rome plant that are distributed throughout the U.S. While restaurants around the country were shut down - and many not back to full capacity, people are finding themselves cooking at home now more than ever. With its team of essential employees in production, warehouse, and shipping, Sovena has been able to meet the growing needs of at home consumption,” reads a statement.