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Tennessee: Frito-Lay to expand Pulaski operations creating 100 new jobs

Christian Fernsby |
Frito-Lay will expand its operations in the city of Pulaski, creating 100 new jobs over the next three years and investing $100 million in Giles County.

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Topics: TENNESSEE   

The Frito-Lay Pulaski site project will include manufacturing and warehouse expansions, including the addition of four new manufacturing lines to support future growth.

The new lines will produce products from the recently acquired PopCorners brand. Construction is set to begin in early 2021, and the project is expected to be completed in early 2022.

Frito-Lay employs 50,000 associates in the U.S. and approximately 2,100 in Tennessee. The company has operated in Pulaski for more than 40 years and is the only Frito-Lay producer of Grandma’s Cookies.

Since 2015, TNECD has supported more than 75 economic development projects in Southern Middle Tennessee, totaling nearly 11,000 jobs and $4.1 billion in capital investment.

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