Pepsi Acquires 152 Acres for New Denver Beverage Plant
The company plans to build a 1.2 million square foot manufacturing facility near the intersection of 72nd Avenue and Argonne Street, tripling the capacity of their current facility. Once built out, the High Point site will be Pepsi’s largest US plant. The plant will require 250 more workers.
The PepsiCo Beverages North America (PBNA) new site should be up and going by 2023, “With the High Point facility serving a model for the future of PBNA’s supply chain, we’re eager to continue deepening our dedication to Colorado throughout positive impacts such as new job opportunities and more sustainable business solutions,” said PBNA’s Johannes Evenblij.
PBNA chose Denver following a lengthy and competitive site selection process that analyzed four states.
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