161,000 SF FDA/USDA Food Processing Plant & Equipment Now Available

Seattle, WA, February 03, 2016 –(PR.com)– BidSpotter.com, your online bidding partner, will be providing online bidding on March 16th for the former Unilever Edible Oils Processing and Cold Storage Facility, in Baltimore, MD. This auction will be hosted by the M. Davis Group, who have partnered with Gordon Brothers Group and New Mill Capital for this event.

Located at 3701 Southwestern Boulevard, the property is available as a fully operating Edible Oils Production facility or separately as a manufacturing/distribution facility for a variety of uses including controlled substance processing, cold storage, food or product warehousing and distribution or transportation hub and is well positioned for consideration as a candidate for state and local support for job creation initiatives.

Unilever Edible Oils Processing and Cold Storage Facility, in Baltimore, MD

Unilever Edible Oils Processing and Cold Storage Facility, in Baltimore, MD

The plant is both ideal as a food processing facility and, due to its location / features, is well suited for a broad range of other uses. This truly represents an outstanding opportunity for a manufacturing or distribution location in the Northeastern Corridor.

The FDA and USDA approved plant comprises over 161,000 square feet of manufacturing, distribution and office space and is ideally located on approximately seven acres in southwest Baltimore, adjacent to the CSX Transportation rail system, close proximity to Interstate 95, Interstate 695, Interstate 70 and the Port of Baltimore and less than one-day access to over half of the US population.

Since its construction in 1948, the facility has been continually updated to address advanced food manufacturing processes and federal certifications. Originally producing margarine for J.H. Filbert Company, the facility was purchased by Central Soya in 1973 and subsequently in 1986 by Unilever, producing a wide range of food products including Shedd’s Spread Country Crock®, Promise Spreads® and I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter!®. The facility features spacious production and packaging areas, refrigerated racked and dry goods warehousing, distribution department, accessible rail spur, loading docks, R&D and labs and offices, including:

Processing and Filling Systems: 30,059 sq ft
· 7 filling lines from 16-63 oz
· 75+ S/S mixing and processing tanks
· FDA/USDA approved processing
· Open Straight Line Flow-Through Design

Refrigerated Warehouse: 37,900 sq ft
· Palletizing Area – 10,000 sq ft
· Cooler – 27,900 sq ft
· 3,296 Pallet Positions, 4 deep/4 high
· 12 Krack Evaporators
· Dedicated load out staging area
· 10 front side dock doors

Dry Goods Warehouse: 35,125 sq ft
· 9 loading docks with dock levelers
· 1,100+ Pallet Positions
· 12 Hot oil mixing and blending tanks
· Finished product staging and load out

Utility and Plant Services: 25,715 sq ft
· Ammonia receiving and circulating
· (2) 250 hp boilers
· Multiple air compressors
· High voltage electrical service

Offices: 23,420 sq ft on 3 floors
· New Roof (2010)
· Elevator service in lobby
· Analytical lab space chemically rated
· Full commercial kitchen & cafeteria

Loading Docks & Parking
· 14 Loading Docks
· Ample parking

Event Location: 3701 SW Blvd, Baltimore, Maryland 21229. For more information about this auction, to view the auction catalog or to place a bid, please visit BidSpotter.com.

M Davis Group represents the nation’s leading food processing companies to convert real estate and equipment assets to capital through sale and auction. For more information, contact: Thomas Paulone at 412.521.5751 or email: tommy@mdavisgroup.com www.mdavisgroup.com ­­

Founded in 1903, Gordon Brothers Group is a global advisory, restructuring and investment firm that helps growing, mature or distressed businesses manage through strategic change. www.gordonbrothers.com

New Mill Capital (NMC) is an asset disposition firm that purchases and sells excess corporate assets worldwide for the purpose of value-added monetization. www.newmillcapital.com

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