Jack Daniel’s To Undergo $100M Expansion, Add Jobs
LYNCHBURG, Tenn. – It’s a big draw for tourism in southern middle Tennessee, and now, the Jack Daniel Distillery is going to expand.
The Distillery will undergo a $100 million expansion over the next two years, according to The Tullahoma News. Construction should start this fall.
Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam attended a news conference in Lynchburg for the announcement, along with State Sen. Jim Tracy and other dignitaries.
The larger operation will include an additional 90 full-time jobs. Currently, 450 employees work at Jack Daniel’s, which produces a variety of whiskeys. It is the oldest registered distillery in the U.S.