Bell’s has a plant in Comstock, Michigan. With this expansion, 50 jobs will be added and the output capacity increased 500% costing around $17 million. This work will begin in 2011. Additions include expanded employee break rooms, additional fermenters, even a special fermentation area for one time and collaboration brews.
Additionally, the Comstock location will gradually undergo expansions from 2012-2016. Overall, 60,000 square feet will be added the brewery, costing around $32 million. Bell’s aims for 20% growth annually each year during the expansion.
The Eccentric Cafe in downtown Kalamazoo, MI is home to a big Bell’s draft list, food, merchandise and live bands. A $3 million dollar expansion just started on this popular craft beer destination.
Fun Fact: Bell’s currently distributes to 18 states. Michigan remains #1 in sales.