Keurig Dr Pepper (NYSE: KDP), together with the Dallas Cowboys and the City of Frisco, on May 23 broke ground on a new 350,000 square-foot built-to-suit office building located at The Star in Frisco. The new space will serve as one of Keurig Dr Pepper’s two headquarters, with the other in Burlington, Massachusetts.
“Upgrading our Texas co-headquarters location will allow us to support the needs of our expanding business,” Bob Gamgort, chairman and CEO of Keurig Dr Pepper, said. “The new location at The Star in Frisco places us in the center of a vibrant and growing community, with access to state of the art collaboration tools and a wide variety of lifestyle amenities to enable us to attract and retain the best team members in the industry”
Set to open in 2021, the building will feature a state-of-the-art work setting for approximately 1,100 employees who currently work at the company’s location in Plano.
“The business community at The Star has made a significant impact on our city’s corporate landscape,” Frisco Mayor Jeff Cheney said. “Keurig Dr Pepper’s move strengthens Frisco’s position as one of the top corporate relocation destinations in the country and will continue to benefit our residents and business community for years to come.”
“The Dallas Cowboys are excited to team up with Keurig Dr Pepper to grow our long-standing relationship,” Jerry Jones, owner, president and general manager of the Dallas Cowboys, said. “We look forward to working together to continue to foster an environment at The Star that values community and innovation, along with advancing business.”