Coca-Cola to build new facility in Greater Cincinnati area, create 430 jobs

The former Showcase Cinemas site in Erlanger will become the home of a new Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated 300,000-square-foot facility that will create 430 new jobs, Cincinnati.com reports. The project is part of the company’s $30 million investment in the Cincinnati region; Coke Consolidated has already invested $12 million in improvements and upgrades to its Madisonville, Ohio manufacturing facility. The new Erlanger facility, expected to open by late summer 2019, will create positions in “distribution, sales, and warehouse functions.” Coke Consolidated vice president of communications Brian Nick said the company anticipates “investing additional and substantial capital in this market unit because of the growth of our business in this region.” For more, read the full article.

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