Food Processing Capital Spending 2023
Capital Spending

2023 Capital Spending Outlook: Food and Beverage Capital Spending Continues to Grow

March 29, 2023
Food and beverage processors aren’t writing blank checks for capital expenditures, but enthusiasm abounds as food companies plan to invest heavily in their own growth in 2023 ...
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Capital Spending

Palermo Villa Plans New Pizza Production Facility in West Milwaukee, Wisconsin

April 23, 2024
New facility will help pizza manufacturer address increasing demand for its products and is expected to open in June 2025.
Economic Development

Dairy Processor Daisy Brand to Build $627 Million Facility in Boone, Iowa

April 22, 2024
Manufacturer of sour cream, cottage cheese and dairy-based dips expects 750,000-sq.-ft. plant to employ as many as 255 when it is fully operational.
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Capital Spending

Coca-Cola Begins Construction of Webster, New York, Fairlife Plant

April 19, 2024
The 745,000-sq.-ft. facility — which represents a $650 million investment — remains on track to open in the second half of 2025.
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Animal Proteins

Three Rivers Meat Co., Choctaw Nation Partner to Open New Meat Processing Plant

April 17, 2024
New meat processing plant and retail store fills a much-needed gap for consumers and ranchers in the region.
Courtesy of Cafe Spice
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Capital Spending

Indian Meals Processor Cafe Spice Opens Second Processing Plant

April 15, 2024
New facility in Beacon, N.Y., spans 70,000-sq.-ft. and gives the company two plants within a few miles of each other, to ramp up production and improve efficiency.
Power Lunch

Power Lunch: The Tax Side of Capital Spending

April 11, 2024
Consider cost segregation studies and the tax rules when building or modernizing your plant.
Capital Spending

K-12, Foodservice Waffle Processor Opens New Plant in Missouri

April 10, 2024
Carson City, Nev.-based Marson Foods invested $35 million to build the facility in Hazelwood, Mo.
Courtesy of Riviana Foods Inc.
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Plant Expansion

Rice Manufacturer Riviana Foods Completes Phase One of Memphis, Tenn., Plant Expansion

April 4, 2024
First phase doubled production capacity for Minute rice ready-to-serve cups; second phase under way and will add more production space for ready-to-serve pouch products.
Plant Expansion

Golden State Foods to Invest $9.4 Million in Opelika, Alabama, Plant

Feb. 12, 2024
Opelika city council approved the investment and granted a 10-year tax abatement to GSF.
Capital Spending

Bakery Express Midwest Breaks Ground on New Plant in Boone County, Kentucky

Feb. 7, 2024
New, 50,000-sq.-ft. commercial bakery is expected to begin operations in April 2025, according to reports.

Mountaire Farms’ Millsboro, Delaware, Plant Finishes Phase 2 of Wastewater Upgrades

Jan. 26, 2024
Investment of $120 million to upgrade wastewater system mandated by settlement of lawsuits claiming poultry plant contaminated groundwater more than six years ago.
Courtesy of Tyson Foods
Tyson Foods new Bowling Green bacon plant
Capital Spending

Tyson Foods Opens New Bowling Green, Kentucky, Bacon Processing Plant

Jan. 25, 2024
400,000-sq.-ft. facility is expected to pump out 2 million pounds of bacon per week to support the Jimmy Dean and Wright Brand bacon portfolios.