Written by: Wade Tyler Millward
“A snack maker has more than doubled the amount of chips and crackers made at the company’s Las Vegas location.
RW Garcia, based in San Jose, California, added 30 new employees to work a second production line at its main plant and to work its new North Las Vegas warehouse, according to a company statement.”
Excerpted from: https://www.reviewjournal.com/
Increased Demand Brings Growth with New Manufacturing Line and Warehouse Location
SAN JOSE, CALIF. (Oct. 23, 2017) Family-owned and operated snack brand, RW Garcia, is expanding production with a new manufacturing line and the addition of a warehouse location in Las Vegas, Nev. The manufacturing line is now operational and the warehouse location is now open, adding approximately 30 new employees to the RW Garcia family in Las Vegas.
The high-quality and premium ingredient brand’s Las Vegas manufacturing facility is located at 4780 North Lamb Blvd., Las Vegas with 60,000 sq. feet. The new manufacturing line has increased overall production, more than doubling the total capacity of west coast production in the Las Vegas facility.
RW Garcia’s new warehouse is located at 4031 Market Center Drive in North Las Vegas, just two miles from the manufacturing facility. The warehouse was added in 2017 with 40,000 sq. feet of space for product distribution.
The manufacturing and warehouse expansion has created 30 additional job opportunities in Las Vegas. For more information on open positions, visit: rwgarcia.com/careers.
“The increased demand for non-GMO and gluten-free products is reflected in RW Garcia’s growth and sales, and the expansion of our production line at our Las Vegas facility has allowed us to double production on the west coast,” said Genelle Chetcuti, RW Garcia senior director of marketing. “Las Vegas has been a great place for RW Garcia’s manufacturing and we look forward to continued growth in the future.”
In addition to the Las Vegas facility, RW Garcia operates a second manufacturing facility in Lincolnton, N.C.
The Garcia family has been creating better-for-you snacks with a mission of sustainability for over 30 years. All RW Garcia products are non-GMO project verified, gluten-free certified and contain no additives or preservatives. RW Garcia products are available in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Australia and the U.K. For a list of where to purchase delicious RW Garcia products near you, visit rwgarcia.com/locations.
About RW Garcia
Founded in 1982 and based in San Jose, Calif., RW Garcia is a family-owned and operated artisan maker of high quality, organic corn-based snacks. RW Garcia is committed to sourcing the finest ingredients available, and proudly produces all products in its wholly-owned facilities. All RW Garcia products are made from stone ground non-GMO corn, contain no additives or preservatives, are verified non-GMO and certified gluten-free. The company is also dedicated to making the world a better place through sustainable practices, which it uses at its manufacturing facilities in Las Vegas and Lincolnton, N.C. RW Garcia’s distinct products can be found throughout North America as well as in Europe and Australia. For more information, visit RWGarcia.com, or visit the brand on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.
Written by: Liz Parker