Food & Beverage Processing

Food and beverage manufacturers will appreciate our multi-million gallon daily available capacity of water and wastewater treatment owned by the City of Danville. With abundant and affordable resources and workforce, Danville is well-suited for most employers in this sector. Nestle Toll House refrigerated cookie dough and Buitoni refrigerated pastas and sauces are produced in Nestle’s Danville facility and distributed to markets throughout North America.

  • City of Danville, only VA municipality that owns, operates and supplies all of it utilities including a broadband IT backbone
  • Significant excess water/wastewater capacities can accommodate high volume
  • Electric rates are among the lowest in the state
  • 60% of U.S. consumers within two days’ surface shipping time
  • The region’s has four 4-lane divided high ways (U.S. 29, 58, 220 and 360) that connect to six Interstates within an hour’s drive (I-40, 73, 77, 81, 85 and 95)
  • Daily rail service provided by Norfolk Southern