Douglas County has the infrastructure and capacity to meet the demands of today’s Food Processing companies, whether it is strong connectivity and low energy cost due to the need for automation and integration of equipment or land to build food grade facility or a trained and qualified workforce to keep up with an ever changing market. Douglas County is ready to support your company every step of the way!
Companies like Gordon Food Service, Dawn Foods, Quaker, and Turano Bread already call Douglas County home. Over the past five years, Food Processing has experienced an annual growth rate of 6.1% and five-year projections anticipate continued growth of 0.3% annually. With over 12,000 employed in the region in Food Processing and easy access to transportation systems, products are easily and quickly dispersed across the US and overseas – your company can be confident in the decision to call Douglas County home!
Douglas County offers affordable land, a business-friendly environment, a trained and qualified workforce all within a 30-minute drive of downtown Atlanta and Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport! We invite you to discover Douglas County for your next business opportunity and enjoy life at a better pace!
Our Team is Here to Help – Contact a member of our staff to assist you with:
- Confidential Site Selection
- Customized Workforce Development Recruitment Strategy
- Community Resources
- Economic Development Incentives
Our team is here to support new and growing businesses to get operations running quickly, smoothly and cost effectively.
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