his artist's rendering shows the New Belgium Brewing Co. distribution center planned for Enka. The green wall is to be a trellis covered in vines. / Special to the Citizen-Times via Asheville Citizen-Times
ENKA, N.C. -- New Belgium Brewing Co. says it will put a distribution center in Buncombe County, creating 30 jobs next year.
The Asheville Citizen-Times reported the company will build the distribution center in Enka at the same time it completes its brewery in Asheville.
The Colorado company is expected to employ a total of 140 workers when it opens in the fall of next year.
A Buncombe County panel is expected to consider approving the building plans next month.
New Belgium said nearly two years ago that it would build a brewery in Asheville.
The warehouse will handle New Belgium distribution for the East Coast.