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125 jobs expected with expansion of Coca-Cola plant

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Feb 09 2012 06:00:00 PM CST
Updated On: Feb 09 2012 09:33:02 PM CST

More than one hundred new jobs are coming to Lehigh County, thanks to the expansion of Coca-Cola's bottling plant.

More than one hundred new jobs are coming to Lehigh County, thanks to the expansion of Coca-Cola's bottling plant.

Officials from The Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation say Coca-Cola's bottling plant in Upper Macungie Township is planning a $46-million dollar expansion project.

They made the announcement at a meeting held at the Mack Truck Customer Center in Allentown Thursday evening.

Officials say the expansion will create125 new jobs by the end of this year.