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Florida Soft Drink Bottling Plants

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Cocoa:
Coca-Cola

Coca-Cola bottling plant
Defuniak Springs, FL
This Coca-Cola bottling plant was built in 1935. The building now houses Southern Powerworks. [map]

Doral:
Pepsi

Fort Lauderdale:
Coca-Cola: 1, 2 [map]

Gainesville:
Coca-Cola

Coca-Cola bottling plant
Inverness, FL
This Coca-Cola bottling plant began production here in 1933. It appears that the building had a makeover in the 1950s or so. In 1979, the equipment was removed and this became a Coca-Cola distributor. [map]

Jacksonville:
Coca-Cola [map]

Coca-Cola bottling plant
Lakeland, FL
This Coca-Cola building was constructed in 1937. It was renovated in 1997 and now houses the Lakeland Fire Department Administrative offices. [map]

Miami:
Pepsi-Cola

Ocala:
Coca-Cola

Coca-Cola bottling plant
Palatka, FL
Coca-Cola bottling plant
Panama City, FL
The Coca-Cola building in Palatka is probably from the 1930s. It appeared to be vacant as of 2009. For more, see this website. [map]

The Coca-Cola building in Panama City was built in 1936. Since 2012, the building has housed Ink Trax. [map]

Coca-Cola bottling plant
Pensacola, FL
The Coca-Cola bottling plant was built in 1936. It appeared to be vacant when these photos were taken in 2019. [map]

Coca-Cola bottling plant
Tallahassee, FL
This Coca-Cola bottling plant was built in 1940. I believe Coca-Cola moved in 1994. A meat-packing business operated in the building after that. The building has been vacant since at least 2006. There was talk in 2016 of turning the building into a distillery bar but those plans fell through. For more, see this website. [map]

Coca-Cola bottling plant
Trenton, FL
The Coca-Cola bottling plant was built in 1925. The building later served as the Gilchrist County Chamber of Commerce. It now houses the Suwannee Valley Quilt Shoppe. [map]

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