Performance Foodservice Group
Project Location: Springfield Smith & Wesson Industrial Park, Performance Blvd.
Performance Foodservice Group, a producer and distributor of food products and a large employer in the city, has become the first company to locate in the Springfield Smith & Wesson Industrial Park on Performance Blvd. The company constructed a 210,000 square foot distribution center and will create 250 new jobs over the next five years. The plans allow for a future expansion of an additional 125,000 square feet with the potential of 125 more jobs.
PFG is also the first company in several years to have executed a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) agreement with the city under the new TIF policy established by the Springfield Finance Control Board.
The facility opened in October 2007.
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The Springfield Smith & Wesson Industrial Park is an 85 acre industrial site located in the East Springfield neighborhood. The area is being developed by the Springfield Redevelopment Authority (SRA), in conjunction with MassDevelopment. The park can produce a maximum build-out of 650,000 square feet of industrial, commercial, general office space, or a combination of these uses.