NEW JERSEY—Goya Foods, the largest Hispanic-owned food company in the United States, will host the official groundbreaking of its new sustainable 615,000-sq.-ft. headquarters and regional distribution center today, September 5, at 10:30 a.m.

Developed by The Rockefeller Group, the property is located at 350 County Road in Jersey City.

Speakers at the ground-breaking event will include Governor Chris Christie, Goya President Bob Unanue, Goya Executive Vice President Peter Unanue, Chief of Staff of Jersey City Mary McFadden and Rockefeller Group President/CEO Kevin R. Hackett.

Founded in 1936, Goya Foods Inc. manufactures and distributes more than 2,200 food products from the Caribbean, Mexico, Central and South America.