Operational for more than 100 years, Buffalo Rock Company is one of the largest, privately owned Pepsi-Cola bottlers in the United States. The company operates over 10 distribution centers in Alabama, Florida and Georgia and serves a population of nearly 6 million people. With a staff of approximately 300 employees, it produces more than 40 million cases of beverages annually. Buffalo Rock Company bottles the Buffalo Rock Ginger Ale, Grapico, Dr. Wham, Cadbury Schweppes and PepsiCo brands of carbonated products. The company s logistics department assists with various distribution operations. In addition, it operates and services cafeterias, food lines and snack bars, as well as offers catering solutions. Buffalo Rock Company has received the 2006 Alabama Quality Award.