Food Processing Companies
With an abundance of water and reliable electricity, the Knoxville region offers an ideal location for the food processing/packaging industry.
Situated at the juncture of I-40, I-75 and I-81 the region’s geographic location provides easy access to raw materials the ability to quickly transport products to market.
|Keurig Green Mountain
|Coffee Roasting, packaging & wholesaling
|Ole Smoky Distillery
|Bush Brothers & Co.
|Manufactures dried and dehydrated fruits and vegetables & soup mixes
|Custom Food Division, Processed Foods Corp.
|Manufacturer of frozen soups, sauces, side dishes
|Coca-Cola Bottling Co.
|Manufactures and distributes Coca-Cola products
|Pepsi Beverages Co
|Soft drinks, water, juice, teas, energy drinks, Gatorade, Muscle Milk
|Breads, rolls, snack cakes
|Tate & Lyle
|Corn syrup & flavoring extracts
|Reily Foods Co. (JFG)
|Coffee roasting, manufacturers peanut butter & mayonnaise
|Meat packing plant
|Wamplers Farm Sausage Co.
|Manufactures sausage from slaughtered meat
|Crockett Creek LLC
|Manufactures dried beef from purchased meat
|Swaggerty Sausage Co. Inc.
|Manufactures sausage from slaughtered meat; meat processing
|Tennessee Cheddars, Sweetwater Valley Farm
|Benton’s Smoky Mountain Country Hams
|Dry cured country ham, bacon & prosciutto
|English Mountain Spring Water Company
|Bottles spring water for drinking
Source: Book of Lists, community websites 2023