Crews put components in place on new Jelly Belly sign
Crews put up a new Jelly Belly sign on the company's property, facing Highway 12, Tuesday. (Robinson Kuntz/Daily Republic)
FAIRFIELD — About two and one-half years ago, the concept of a giant new Jelly Belly sign was discussed between the company's chairman, Herman Rowland, and Brian Schneider, president of JSJ Electrical Display. Two months ago, large components of the sign were being manufactured at the JSJ plant in Fairfield.
Crews used a giant crane Tuesday morning to lift the final elements of the sign into place on the 75-foot-tall structure, which is along Highway 12 adjacent to the Jelly Belly facility.
A giant Jelly Belly logo, near the top of the sign, and an electronic message board . . . Continue Reading