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Parent Company S&D Coffee & Tea Announces Expansions | News from local businesses

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New facility in Conway, Arkansas

The company has completed the purchase of a 524,000 square foot facility in Conway, Arkansas, which will provide Westrock Coffee with ample space for the development, production and distribution of its coffee, tea products and ready-to-drink (RTD). The location will utilize state-of-the-art equipment, including state-of-the-art robotics, specially designed to efficiently manufacture and package a wide range of beverages, such as cold canned or bottled coffees, lattes, assorted teas, and produce. juice base as well as individual coffee cups. The space will also feature state-of-the-art quality assurance and product development labs, enabling Westrock Coffee to create, test and produce new beverage solutions.






Westrock recently completed the purchase of a 524,000 square foot facility in Conway, Arkansas, which will provide Westrock Coffee with ample space for the development, production and distribution of its coffee, tea and product products. ready to drink (RTD).


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“From a skilled workforce to our business climate, Arkansas has the tools to help businesses grow and prosper,” Arkansas Secretary of Commerce Mike Preston said. “We are proud of our local success stories like Westrock Coffee. By implementing a unique business model, Westrock has improved the lives of farmers, employees and communities at every step of its supply chain. At AEDC, we are delighted to see them enter this new phase of development.

Conway’s new location will require a variety of skilled jobs to support our focus on product innovation, manufacturing and packaging on a global scale. Initially, up to 50 new jobs will be created after the first phase of construction, which is expected to be completed in the first quarter of 2023, and will then grow to around 250 positions over time. Many of the jobs needed to run the facility will require a significantly advanced and skilled workforce, with higher wages, going up to over $ 100,000 per year.