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WNA Chattanooga expands with $11M investment and 40 new jobs

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) - WNA Chattanooga., a disposable foodservice packaging manufacturer will increase its investment in with an $11M to add two new production lines and 40 new jobs. 

WNA is adding a small format manufacturing facility that will supply thermoformed containers to customers in the Southeast and Central U.S. 

“As we've noted with our last expansion, we are the primary U.S. thermoforming operation for WNA. There is a strong potential for growth within the small format footprint that we will be initiating, and with this addition, we are able to greatly expand our product offering,” said Greg Dempsey, WNA Chattanooga Vice President of Operations

WNA will lease 40,000 square feet on Quintus Loop initially, and within three years will take over the remainder of the building, rounding out the operation at 67,000 square feet capable of housing up to 12 production lines. 

“WNA is a longstanding employer in our community. We're excited to see an industry leader in plastic food service products continue to create family-wage jobs for Chattanoogans,” said said Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger. 
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