110 new jobs are to be created in Tipperary.

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Around 100 new jobs are to be created in Tipperary with the announcement that cooked meats provider Ribworld is to expand its premises in Fethard.

The site where the company is setting up is where Dawn Meats operated out of before it closed down at the end of last year.

A total of €8 million is being invested in the expansion process.  Recruitment is to get underway shortly and the jobs will be provided over the next three years.

It will bring the total number of people employed at the facility to over 175.