Amgen Inc.’s biopharmaceutical processing and packaging plant in New Albany is open and already hired 240 of an expected 400 employees, executives told Columbus Business First.

The plant was licensed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to start production in January, according to Amgen’s (Nasdaq: AMGN) annual report. Two lines are running, said Sandra Rodriguez Toledo, vice president of site operations for Amgen Ohio. Read more at Columbus Business First