Pod Pack International Expands Into New State-of-the-Art Manufacturing Facility

Sept. 24, 2018

Pod Pack International (“Pod Pack”), a leading manufacturer of innovative single-serve coffee, tea, and other beverage product solutions, has expanded into a new, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Baton Rouge, LA. The fully operational 74,000 sq. ft. facility more than doubles Pod Pack’s manufacturing footprint and provides ample capacity for future growth. With the expansion, Pod Pack has the capacity to produce over ½ billion single-serve coffee and tea units annually. 

Built in 2015, the company’s new corporate headquarters was designed to exceed the exacting standards of the latest cutting-edge food safety, product quality, and production reliability protocols. The facility features dedicated grinding, blending, and manufacturing space in addition to industry-leading R&D, warehousing, and office functionality. The Class A facility is 100% climate-controlled and features direct links to production bays with real-time plant and machine monitoring systems. 

Tom Martin, President & Chief Executive Officer, commented “The opening of our new facility represents an important milestone for our company. It enables us to significantly expand production of existing products while developing novel single-serve solutions to better serve the rapidly evolving needs of our customer base. The new facility is a key component of our strategic decision to continuously reinvest in Pod Pack’s excellence in service, quality, and innovation.” 

Pod Pack’s vertically integrated suite of capabilities includes sourcing, grinding, batching, flavor mixing, customized packaging, and distribution. The company delivers high-quality, custom beverage taste profiles across a wide variety of formats including 1-cup coffee and tea pods, espresso pods, Keurig-compatible cups, tea packets, super pods, and cold brew. The company has added 50 new jobs to accommodate recent growth. 

About Pod Pack:

Pod Pack is a leading manufacturer of innovative single-serve coffee, tea, and other beverage product solutions. Headquartered in Baton Rouge, LA, Pod Pack’s customer base includes some of the nation’s largest coffee roasting, distribution, and retail businesses. Within single-serve, Pod Pack is the market-leading manufacturer and packager of soft filter pods, a growing product segment that delivers taste, sustainability, and cost advantages over alternative forms of single-serve coffee. The combination of specialized measurement, grinding, and packaging equipment together with management’s decades of experience in the coffee, filter, and single-serve industries enables Pod Pack to design and engineer optimal single-serve solutions for customers across a wide array of end markets including hospitality, office coffee, food service, and retail.. For more information, please visit www.podpack.com.


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Pod Pack International Ltd.

March 24, 2010
Pod Pack strives to be the most innovative manufacturer of espresso pods, 1-Cup pods, and other similar single cup delivery systems, such as cartridges, in North Americ