Living Essentials, makers of 5-Hour Energy™, is a true Wabash success story. It came to Wabash County in 2007 just as its new energy shot was bring launched onto the market. Numerous expansions later, Living Essentials is one of Wabash County’s largest employers. It owns and maintains over 1.3 million square feet of manufacturing, R&D, and distribution facilities on 91 acres. The Economic Development Group of Wabash County was there to assist every step of the way.
Businesses in the food manufacturing and beverage industry will find everything they need to thrive in Wabash County. With easy access to vast agricultural resources, abundant high quality water supplies, and great logistics, Wabash County is particularly ideal for food-related companies.
Wabash County also sits atop one of the Midwest’s largest aquifers, which provides abundant, high-quality water supplies. With more than 2.5 million gallons per day excess capacity, our water utilities can provide more than enough water to meet the most demanding needs well into the future.
Wabash County has your packaging needs covered, too. With two local companies manufacturing food-grade packaging, food producers here enjoy significant cost savings in their packaging supplies.
With an enviable network of highways and railroads, food and beverage companies in Wabash County can quickly connect with local and regional markets as well as major markets throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Contact us today to get more details on how food and beverage companies are thriving in Wabash County.