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Freshly to open first southeastern U.S. facility in Austell, Georgia, creating 250 jobs

Christian Fernsby |
Georgia Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that fresh-prepared meal delivery service Freshly Inc. is investing $3.2 million in opening a distribution facility in Austell.

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Topics: FRESHLY    U.S.    GEORGIA   

The company will bring on 150 employees during the initial operating phase and plans to hire at least 250 at the Cobb facility by the end of 2021. The 134,000-square-foot facility will be Freshly’s largest dedicated order-assembly facility to date and will begin operating in mid-February.

Headquartered in New York, Freshly delivers ready-to-eat meals directly to its customers’ doors. Freshly’s first Southeastern U.S. distribution facility, located at 7895 Third Flag Parkway, will help the company better serve its rapidly growing customer base.

Freshly will bring more than 250 new jobs to the local community, including positions in warehousing, operations, and maintenance.

Freshly is a weekly subscription service delivering fresh, chef-cooked meals directly to customers’ doors that can be heated and served in three minutes. All meals are gluten-free and single-serve for effortless portion control.


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