Maple Leaf Foods is going to have a distribution centre up and running south of Guelph in Puslinch by 2014.
The company made the announcement Thursday.
Maple Leaf cited access to 400 series highways, as well as its new 402,000-square-foot prepared meats facility in Glanbrook.
The new distribution hub is to be commissioned during the first half of next year and will consolidate existing facilities in Burlington, Kitchener and Moncton, adding 80 jobs at in Puslinch Township.
Wellington county also issued a statement that it has learned construction is to begin this spring and the new facility is expected to create 80 jobs.