Food Production Operation

The Challenge

  • One of the world’s largest takeout and food delivery chains needed to establish a new food production and distribution facility to better serve its network of franchisees.  
  • Needed a facility to support a mix of freezer, cooler, production, and distribution space. 
  • Needed to optimize their logistics network while choosing a site that optimizes its operational efficiencies. 

The Solution

  • SSG conducted a broad search to look for ideal candidate that offered optimal accessibility as well as an attractive business environment.
  • Over 50 candidate sites within the search area were evaluated and benchmarked against their existing operations.
  • SSG identified four finalist communities and organized site tours, building tours, and meetings with local economic development representatives.

The Result

  • The company made a capital investment of $25 million and created 125 jobs. 
  • Negotiated a lease for a 110,000 square foot facility.
  • Negotiated a $3.3 million economic incentive package including property tax abatements, job tax credits, and fee waivers.

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