New $62 million Coca-Cola distribution center will be in Chattanooga

photo Darren Hodges, division vice president for Chattanooga Coca-Cola Bottling Co., announces a new distribution center to be built on the former Olan Mills property near Highway 153.

photo Coca-Cola Bottling Company United today announced that Chattanooga is getting the $62 million distribution center which will create 43 new jobs and occupy the old Olan Mills site off Shepard Road near Highway 153. Photo by Alex Green.

Coca-Cola Bottling Company United today announced that Chattanooga is getting the $62 million distribution center which will create 43 new jobs and occupy the old Olan Mills site off Shepard Road near Highway 153.

The announcement follows months of speculation about whether Coke would choose Chattanooga or go out of state.

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