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Southern Beverage Company Plans Ridgeland, Mississippi, Distribution Hub

Southern Beverage Company plans to build a 184,000 square foot distribution facility in Ridgeland, Mississippi. The project is expected to create 200 jobs in Madison County.

Construction on the facility is anticipated to begin Summer 2021 with completion by November 2022.

“This project helps us to better serve our customer demand,” said Theo Costas, Jr., Owner and President of Southern Beverage Company. “Through the years, Southern Beverage has strategically grown throughout Mississippi and this new facility helps position us for the future.”

Southern Beverage Company, Incorporated is a large wholesaler of Anheuser-Busch In Bev and other products. The company employs 333 people in Mississippi, representing 47 suppliers and distributing 690 different beverage brands in 32 counties within the state.

“We are delighted that Southern Beverage Company chose Ridgeland as their newest Mississippi location,” said Gene McGee, Mayor of the City of Ridgeland. “We welcome them to our city and would like to express our gratitude for their investment in our community. The Highland Colony 220 Business Park is a prime location for businesses.”

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