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Bedford County Economic Development

Office of Economic Development



TEVA tour

Teva Pharmaceuticals in Forest, Virginia currently employs more than 200 people.

One of Bedford County’s largest employer’s will close in 2020. TEVA Pharmaceuticals, has listed its 423,553 sq. ft. manufacturing facility for sale through JLL, its real estate firm. The building allows for production, quality, control labs, packaging, distribution, and office space all under one roof. For more information, read the real estate brochure.

Abbott Laboratories is located in nearby Altavista. Abbott makes pediatric nutritional products including Similac and Pedialyte, plus adult and therapeutic nutritional products such as Ensure and Abound/Juven.

Call the Office of Economic Development in Bedford County to ask about our Enterprise and Technology Zoned business parks, and incentives for locating your business here. Our skilled and available workforce makes us the perfect location for pharmaceutical companies.

Pharmaceutical firms in this region:
abbott teva