With the setting up of a Coca-Cola plant in Bandar Enstek, Nilai, expect creation of between 600 and 800 jobs within the plant and 8,000 more at the supplier and distributor levels.
According to media report, this was the pledge made by Coca Cola Company president (Pacific group) Glenn Jordan who noted that the investment was the company’s biggest ever made in
The “green” plant would be built based on the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environment Design) certification which was an international standard for eco-friendly buildings.
The 123,024sq m facility, built on land acquired from TH Properties, is expected to start operations before the end of next year.
The giant conglomerate took only four months after discussions with the Prime Minister to firm up plans to set up a RM1bil plant in
Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said this would help bolster
“We promised them all the support that we could give, and the incentives as well, during discussions in
“Coca-Cola has been a global household name for a long time ... I still remember a movie (The God’s Must Be Crazy) where a Coca-Cola bottle fell from the sky,” he said.