Packaging Plant To Expand
ATLANTA, Ga. — GSC Packaging, a nationwide provider of turnkey contract packaging solutions, has purchased a 100,000 square-foot facility to keep up with the company’s rapid growth. Since 2008, GSC Packaging has grown to 300 employees. In December of 2012, GSC Packaging will move from its current contract packaging facility at 3715 Atlanta Industrial Parkway in Atlanta, Georgia, to the new location at 575 Wharton Drive. The Atlanta location provides clients with strategic national distribution capabilities. Extensive renovations, led by Sandy Epstein of Sanford Epstein and Associates, PC, Architects, are taking place to transform the building into one of the nation’s largest, state-of-the-art contract packaging facilities.
“Company growth doesn’t happen without a team of excellent employees working daily to provide superb customer service to every client. The new state-of-the-art GSC Packaging facility is a reflection and a celebration of our team’s dedication to providing the best customer service possible to today’s world-class food manufacturers,” said Bob Shapiro, CEO of GSC Packaging.
The new GSC Packaging facility features fifteen production lines, including seven horizontal form/fill/seal (FFS) lines, three six-lane stick pack packaging lines, as well as various semi-automatic, large format automatic, and secondary packaging and kitting lines. The new packaging facility also features a state-of-the-art layout and design, the latest air-handling technology, lot code tracking, real-time computerized inventory control, dust control and air-conditioned storage.
For more information about GSC Packaging, visit www.gscpackaging.com.