America's non-alcoholic beverage companies are proud to provide great-paying jobs with strong benefits and continuous opportunities to grow and advance in the workplace. Specifically, our companies support more than 264,000 jobs with a direct economic impact of $189.3 billion. From food scientists to truck drivers to bottlers, our hardworking employees can be found in every community across the nation.
It's why our industry is always seeking new and innovative opportunities to strengthen our workforce, such as through apprenticeship training, associate degree programs, industry certifications and more. We are committed to our workforce because we know that when our communities are stronger, so is our nation.
We are American companies with American workers making American products in America's hometowns.