Adams Beverages Begins Design on Third Construction Project with ARCO


ARCO Beverage Group is thrilled to expand our partnership with Adams Beverages in the North Carolina market! We are beginning design on a new distributorship in Leland, which will be our third project with the family owned and operated beer distributor. Our second project – an expansion to the company’s Charlotte distributorship – is nearing completion. The ARCO team has successfully coordinated with the Adams team to allow for the Charlotte facility’s operations to continue during construction, and we are excited for them to start utilizing the new spaces. Our first project together – a renovation to the Pollocksville facility – was completed in 2020. The office was fully customized to accommodate Adams’s needs and preferences, and the chosen finishes elevate the look of the space.

We’re proud to continue working with Adams Beverages. Keep reading to see more details for each of the three projects!


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ARCO’s design/build delivery method provides customers with go to contract pricing based on in-house preliminary design at no cost. Contact us today for more information: [email protected]



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131,171 SF Beverage Distribution Facility & Maintenance Building

Stay tuned for more details on this latest project!



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80,477 SF Beverage Distribution Facility Expansion, 10,563 SF New Office, & 3,600 SF New Maintenance Building

  • 74,100 SF CEW Expansion
  • 8,370 SF Loading Bay
  • 3,711 SF Cooperage Canopy
  • 2,666 SF Draught Cooler Expansion
  • Twelve (12) Dock Positions
  • Insulated & Uninsulated Tilt-Up Concrete Wall Panels
  • Conventional Steel Roof Framing
  • 32′ Clear Height
  • Tumbled Thin Brick Facade at Office Exterior
  • 3-Level Semi-Automated Pick Module with Pneumatic Conveyor System
  • Retrofit of Existing Refrigeration Systems to Accommodate New Rooftop HVAC Packaged Units
  • Assisted in Attaining Mechanical & Electrical Energy Rebates
  • Demolition of Existing 22,000 SF Office
  • Re-Roof of Existing 102,957 SF Building


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83,450 Total SF Beverage Distribution Facility Renovation

  • 59,050 SF CEW
  • 6,500 SF Back-In Loading Area
  • 5,700 SF Office
  • 5,450 SF Draught Cooler
  • 2,800 SF Point of Sale Area
  • 2,050 SF Mechanical Mezzanine
  • 1,220 SF Hospitality Suite
  • 430 SF Sign Shop
  • 250 SF Repack Area
  • 24′-30′ Clear Height
  • Existing Pre-Engineered Metal Building (PEMB)
  • Reinforced Structure for Wall Removal
  • ESFR Sprinkler System
  • LED Lighting
  • Hydraulic Docks
  • Sectional Insulated Doors, New High Speed Doors, New Dock Shelters, and Eight (8) New RTU’s
  • Custom Office Furniture, Lighting, Window System, Door Frames, and Casework

About Adams Beverages:

Adams Beverages is a family owned and operated Anheuser-Busch distributor that started in Dothan, Alabama in 1937 with one truck and two employees. Over three generations and 75+ years of dependable service, their company has expanded to service 28 counties in North Carolina and 21 counties in Alabama. Through hard work and dedication, they have been able to partner with over 20 beverage suppliers and distribute to 1,100+ grocery, convenient and drug stores as well as over 1,300 on-premise accounts, such as restaurants, bars and other major venues.

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About ARCO Beverage Group:

ARCO Beverage Group is the nation’s largest builder of beverage distributorships, having constructed or made modifications to 170 beverage distribution facilities nationwide. As the beer industry experts, ARCO understands the space utilization, product storage, rotation, temperature control requirements and many other factors that beverage facilities may require. From expertly designed draught coolers and refrigerated warehouses to attractive and efficient office spaces, ARCO’s design/build process provides clients with the highest quality construction and the best value.

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