Sarasota-based Redi-2-DrinQ is expanding in Sarasota by adding 25 employees over the next three years and investing approximately $7 million in facilities and manufacturing equipment in its new facility.
Before the long, deep recession, there was the stubbornly resilient notion that Florida would always be able to relax and rely on tourism and population growth to fuel its economic engine. No need to work to get work. Other states had to do that. The Sunshine State had all the natural benefits.