Where Pepsi was once made on Woodlands Road #sgMemory

Where Pepsi was once made on Woodlands Road #sgMemory

The bottling plant was opened in July 1969 – Union having invested a tidy sum of some three million dollars to take production and bottling of the popular brands of soft drinks to another level, prompting a move from their original premises in Havelock Road which dated back to their establishment in 1950. The move was to prove to be an ill-conceived one, as pressure from (somewhat ironically given the company’s name) the unions that represented their workers that was in part due to the move, was responsible for the company closing in 1974 following which the rights to bottling of the brands of soft drinks was won by Yeo Hiap Seng. The company and its premises in Woodlands was also involved in malicious rumours some two years before its closure when news spread that a dead body had been found in one of the vats used for production of Pepsi Cola and that bottles containing c...

Full article: http://thelongnwindingroad.wordpress.com/2012/06/17/where...

Tweets

Due to a serious Fire in Western Road

buses.co.uk 28 Jun '12, 9pm

bus times services & timetables live bus times night bus routes football stadium buses 1 Stop Travel next bus to mobile ma...

Road closure in Cardenden on Wednesday 20th Jun...

stagecoachbus.com 18 Jun '12, 1pm

Road closure in Cardenden on Wednesday 20th June affecting services 32 and 34. Stagecoach East Scotland would like to advi...

Falmer Road closed between Woodingdean and Rott...

buses.co.uk 23 Jun '12, 12pm

bus times services & timetables live bus times night bus routes football stadium buses 1 Stop Travel next bus to mobile ma...

Information relating to closure of slip road in...

simplygo.com 20 Jun '12, 10am

The westbound on-slip between Station Road, North Wallsend and the westbound side of Coast Road will be closed for 3 days ...

Suburban Home - Pasadena, California - $3,395,0...

luxuryrealestate.com 17 Jun '12, 4am

This elegant country estate is the result of visionary styling coupled with superb craftsmanship and artisan like details....