Historic United Record Pressing plant set to close after over 50 years

Historic United Record Pressing plant set to close after over 50 years

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North America’s largest vinyl manufacturer is relocating.

United Record Pressing, one of the most prolific vinyl manufacturers in the world producing 30,000 units a day, is set to close the historic Nashville factory where it has been operating since 1962.

As reported by Nashville Scene, the plant shared the news via a video walk-through of the iconic site on Instagram. Wrapping up operations at the Chestnut Street site, United Record Pressing plans to move its entire operation to a new 142,000-square-foot space on Allied Drive in South Nashville, which was purchased by the company two years ago.

“It’s a bitter-sweet thing to leave this place,” the Instagram post reads, “but we’re excited for the expansion where we can continue to make vinyl records like we have been since 1949.” [via Nashville Scene]

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