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expanded warehouse. The Red Collar facilities in South
Carolina and Ohio will be following close behind. In
Clinton, an additional 85,000 square feet will be added
to the existing footprint starting later this year. The $5.7
million expansion will be built onto an existing side of
the building to help meet the high demand for products.
This investment follows the recent expansion of the facility's
packaging capabilities.
" Warehousing is a function of not only growth but of
the additional complexity and the additional customers
that we are bringing on, " Wolking said. " It's no longer
two or three brands in the warehouse, it's seven or eight
or 12 brands and every customer needs a holding spot.
" The Clinton plant continues to be one of our fastest
growing plants in Red Collar Pet Foods' coast-to-coast network, "
Wolking said. " When completed, the warehouse expansion
enables capacity for future growth and additional
hiring. "
The current workforce at the Clinton facility is 111
people. A fourth shift added at the end of 2020 resulted
in 20 new hires.
" At the rate we are growing
and with the plans we have to
continue growing, we will have
to match that with investment. "
Chris Hamilton, Red Collar Pet Foods
" The growth we have driven since opening our doors
in 2018 has been fantastic, " Hamilton said. " To keep up
with this growth, we will be spending significant capital
over the coming years to expand our capacity. "
Keeping pace
Part of Red Collar's growth strategy and the reason behind
many investments is to have redundant factories
and the ability to run the same formulas from coast to
coast. It's a risk mitigation strategy, but it's also a business
development strategy.
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