Canned drinks takeoverThis article was originally published in Foodnews
US FOOD and beverages distributor Buffalo Rocks Co has acquired Southeast Canners in Columbus, Ohio, to boost production capacity by 30%. The new plant will operate as Sunfresh Beverages Inc. Buffalo Rocks has said that the purchase will allow it to produce 15 million more cases of soft drinks annually. There are plans to add a high-speed bottling line to the Columbus facility. As one of the largest beverage manufacturers in the country, Buffalo Rock has said that the new plant will help it to meet its customers' demands for bottled water and other products.