Nestlé Prepared Foods Company

Expanding to Produce More Hot Pockets.

Nestlé Prepared Foods produces some of the best-known food brands in America including Hot Pockets, Stouffer’s, Lean Cuisine, and Lean Pockets.

  • Location
    Mt. Sterling, KY
  • Square Footage
    300,000 s.f.
  • Operational
    Phase I: 6 months, Phase II: 10 months
Nestlé Prepared Foods Company
Mt. Sterling, KY
300,000 s.f.
Phase I: 6 months, Phase II: 10 months

The company selected Gray to design and build a 40,000 s.f. expansion to its existing Hot Pocket sandwich facility in Kentucky that included a new proofer room, spiral freezer/oven area, vegetable prep room, boiler room expansion, along with some office and employee space.


In addition, Nestlé called on Gray for a new 260,000 s.f. refrigerated warehouse on the campus that required complex freezer construction and connected to the existing facility via a tunnel system.

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