Coca-Cola Bottling United Buys Development Site in South Georgia to Build $60M Flex Facility
TIFTON, GA. — Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Inc. United has acquired an 88.6-acre development site in Tifton for $1.4 million. The company plans to develop a $60 million sales center and warehouse spanning 300,000 square feet on the site. Birmingham, Ala.-based Coca-Cola Bottling United expects the facility to open in late 2021, when it will house 200 employees and produce 4.5 million cases on non-alcoholic beverages per year. The property is located at 101 Lamb Loop Road, which is a near the GSF Railway, which runs from Macon, Ga. to Lake City, Fla. with an alternative route to Jacksonville, Fla. Jamie Smithson and Conor Welton of JLL represented the seller, Independent Investors Inc., in the land transaction. David DeVaney of NAI Charter represented the buyer.