Food & Agriculture Related Development News

Development News | May 25, 2018
LA: US Foods to Expand F. Christiana Distribution Facility, Hire 43   

Following US Foods acquisition of F. Christiana, expansion of facility in Marrero, Jefferson Parish to retain 140, add 83 new direct, indirect jobs. More>>


Development News | May 21, 2018
SC: Keurig Green Mountain to Invest $350M, Hire 500 in Spartanburg County   

Leader in specialty coffee & single-serve brewing systems to construct new roasting & packaging facility in Spartanburg County, SC. More>>


Development News | May 8, 2018
WI: Graceland Fruit Announces Expansion to Add 30 Percent Mfg Capacity   

Alliance with WI-based CranGrow allows producer of dried fruit to expand ops, operate new, state-of-the-art Warrens, WI, processing plant. More>>


Development News | May 1, 2018
MS: Poultry Processor, Peco Foods, to Invest $40M, Create 300 West Point Jobs   

Nation’s eighth-largest poultry producer acquiring a 185,000-sq-ft warehouse & opening new operations there in West Point, MS. More>>


Development News | April 24, 2018
AL: Milo’s Tea Company to Add 30 Jobs & Third Shift at Newly Expanded HQ   

Co. that fresh brews & bottles 250+ gallons of all-natural beverages per min. at newly expanded 15.5-acre Bessemer HQ, hiring 30. More>>


Development News | April 23, 2018
VA: Gerber to Relocate U.S. HQ to Arlington County, Create 150 Jobs   

Early childhood nutrition provider to invest $5M, relocate U.S. HQ from NJ to sister co. Nestlé USA's, Arlington County, VA, site. More>>


Development News | April 12, 2018
USVI: USVI’s 1st Distributing Brewery & New Aquaponics Farming Co. to Open   

Investments return to U.S. Virgin Islands after Hurricanes Irma & Maria, new with aquaponic farming co. & new brewery ready to deliver products. More>>


Development News | April 11, 2018
GA: Perdue Farms to Invest $42M, Expand, Create 125 Houston County Jobs    

Food and agriculture co. to install 3rd cooking line to occupy a newly constructed 30,000-sq-ft addition at a facility it acquired in 2004. More>>


Development News | April 4, 2018
KY: Startup Hydroponic Farms USA Plans $44.5M, 121-Job Facility in Jackson   

Startup indoor farming company will invest $44.5M in eastern Kentucky’s Breathitt County, construct new facility on a reclaimed mine in Jackson. More>>


Development News | March 23, 2018
KY: Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Louisville Expansion to Create 35 Jobs   

Full-service used bourbon & whiskey barrel cooperage to invest $850,000, hire 35 as it relocates within Louisville to larger Louisville space. More>>