Hinrichs CEO says no layoffs with sale
March 4, 2021
PULLMAN — The pending sale of Hinrichs Trading Company will mean growth and no layoffs.
Phil Hinrichs, CEO and president, spoke to the Gazette Monday after the announcement of the sale of the Pullman-based garbanzo beans (chickpeas) processor to Denver-based Arden Mills. The sale is expected to close within the next 30 days.
The deal is not expected to lead to any layoffs.
“We’re not just going to retain our employees. This is an opportunity for bigger and better things for our employees. Arden will also go out and hire more people. You’re going to see growth in our company,” sa...