Bethlehem, PA

Freshpet is the first producer of health-conscious, preservative-free pet food.

MHA has worked with Freshpet on multiple projects from its early beginnings, designing FDA/USDA grade facilities to accommodate the use of fresh ingredients, cooking and refrigeration to keep pace with growth.  Facilities conform to GMP standards.

MHA designed the adaptive re-use of its initial 80,000 square foot facility including administrative offices and manufacturing.

MHA designed 70,000 square feet of expansions to the initial facility to accommodate its expanding product line and increased demand.

MHA master planned and designed an additional 155,000 square foot building on the same campus increasing total production space to more than 350,000 square feet.

Related Projects

Two photos of pharma production equipment

Alacer Emergen-C

Alacer is the manufacturer of the Emergen-C line of vitamin immune system support products. MHA initially provided programming and alternate site analysis to assist Alacer in site selection for the East Coast expansion of their California-based operations. 

Exterior at truck dock side

Genji Sushi

Genji Sushi is the No. 1 multi-concept solution provider of sustainable pan-Asian cuisine.  Headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, it is the largest sushi provider to Whole Foods Market, serving the Eastern U.S.,

Plan view of warehouse site

Trader Joe’s

Trader Joe’s is an American chain of “fresh format” grocery stores headquartered in Monrovia, California.  MHA has worked with Trader Joe’s on multiple projects, designing the company’s processing and supply-chain presence in the northeastern United States.