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Niagara joins growing number of manufacturing and distribution facilities at Sparrows Point Logistics Center
Annapolis, MD—Governor Hogan today announced that Niagara Bottling, LLC, one of the nation’s leading beverage manufacturers, is opening a new manufacturing facility at Tradepoint Atlantic in Baltimore County. Niagara Bottling plans to build a 600,000 square foot facility at the Global Logistics Center and plans to move into the facility by spring 2023, and will add more than 90 new jobs to the project site in the coming years.
“We are thrilled to welcome Niagara Bottling as it expands its presence along the East Coast,” Governor Larry Hogan said. “Not only are we adding a well-known business to the state, but also the potential for over a hundred new jobs at Sparrows Point. We are excited to see what the future holds for the company as it sets up operations in Maryland.
As part of its intention to add new jobs in Maryland, the company has submitted a notice of intent to use the More jobs for the Marylanders programas well as the state Job creation tax credit. The More Jobs for Marylanders program encourages new and existing manufacturers to create new jobs in the state, as well as non-manufacturers who locate or expand in Maryland’s Opportunity Areas.
“Niagara Bottling has established strong business and community relationships at our many plants and we look forward to continued growth and success at our new production facility in Baltimore County,” said Brian Hess, executive vice president of Niagara. Bottling. “We are excited to continue our strong manufacturing legacy that creates jobs, builds partnerships, and has a positive and lasting impact throughout Baltimore County.”
Established in 1963, Niagara Bottling is a family-owned business headquartered in Diamond Bar, California. With bottling facilities in the United States and Mexico, the company is known for its commitment to quality using state-of-the-art technologies for purification, filtration and disinfection. Niagara’s product portfolio includes a variety of sparkling, flavored and vitamin waters, as well as teas, ready-to-drink coffee, protein shakes and non-dairy dairy products, and can be found at some of the largest retailers, convenience stores and grocery stores across the country.
“We are pleased to support Niagara’s new facility at Tradepoint Atlantic, where it will be in good company with several other distributors using Maryland’s prime location to do business,” said Maryland Secretary of Commerce Mike Gill. “With its combination of access to highways, railroads and the Port of Baltimore, this global logistics hub has everything Niagara needs to grow in the mid-Atlantic and reach customers quickly and efficiently across the United States”
“We are proud that Niagara Bottling joins the many world-class companies that have chosen Tradepoint Atlantic to expand their business on the East Coast,” said Marc Salotti, Managing Director of Tradepoint Atlantic. “Niagara will be able to take full advantage of the infrastructure assets offered to Tradepoint, including our strong water supply, onsite water treatment capabilities and Baltimore Gas and Electric’s new 100 MW substation.”
“We are thrilled that Niagara Bottling is expanding its presence in Baltimore County,” said Leonard Howie, director of Baltimore County’s Department of Economic Development and Workforce. “The addition of this great company to Tradepoint Atlantic will not only provide more employment opportunities for our highly skilled workforce, but will also mark another step in the transformative redevelopment of Sparrows Point as a global hub. Trade.
To learn more about the company, visit niagarawater.com.
In March, Governor Hogan announced plans for a new $350 million United Safety Technology, Inc. manufacturing plant that is expected to create more than 2,000 new jobs in Maryland, and in February the Governor marked the opening of a new 35-acre BMW distribution center.
About Niagara Bottling, LLC
Niagara Bottling, LLC is family owned and operated since 1963. Based in Diamond Bar, California, Niagara operates bottling facilities in the United States and Mexico. As the leading beverage manufacturer in the United States, Niagara Bottling works closely with some of the largest retailers, grocers, clubs and convenience stores across the country. Niagara produces a variety of beverages including bottled water, sparkling, vitamin and flavored water, teas and sports drinks. For more information, visit www.niagarawater.com.
About Tradepoint Atlantic
The 3,300-acre multimodal logistics and industrial center in Baltimore, Maryland provides a gateway to US domestic and global markets, offering an unparalleled combination of access to deep-water berths, railroads and highways . At Tradepoint Atlantic, the industry is set in motion with the financial backing of Redwood Capital Investments, as well as strong local and state government support that is enabling the redevelopment of the site. At full construction, Tradepoint Atlantic is expected to generate 11,000 permanent jobs, $2.9 billion in annual economic impact, and add one point to Maryland’s gross domestic product as one of Maryland’s most strategic commercial gateways. ‘North America. From there, world-class companies unleash their potential, jobs are created, communities thrive, and industry moves. For more information, visit www.tradepointatlantic.com.