Epoca International Inc., an international distributor of household goods, will create new jobs as it expands its Boca Raton headquarters. Epoca designs and distributes coffee ware, tea ware, beverage servers and cookware that are sold in over 20,000 locations in 18 countries. The company's products are sold at major retailers and online through Bed, Bath & Beyond. Macy's, Target, Walmart, Amazon, Home Shopping Network and QVC.
The company said it is hiring packaging designers, sales coordinators, inventory managers, brand marketers, web marketers and data managers.
"In the five years we have been located in Florida, we have found the business climate here very conducive to our continued growth," said Epoca CEO Steven Meizer in a statement. " … We plan to continue our strong expansion with the help of many new team members from the local community."
Epoca International designs and distributes coffee ware, tea ware, beverage servers and cookware that are sold in more than 20,000 locations throughout 18 countries. The privately funded company was founded in 1991.
"This expansion project is an example of the strong relationship the BDB has with the state and the City of Boca Raton," said Kelly Smallridge, CEO of the Business Development Board of the Palm Beach County in a statement. "Epoca is one of many growing small businesses creating new opportunities across our state … We are working each day to make it easier for businesses to grow in Florida, and I look forward to seeing small businesses like Epoca continue to succeed here."
Epoca International, Inc: The company designs and distributes consumer products with strong brands that have an impact on today’s culture. With a strong tradition in cookware and beverage preparation products, the company is inspired by traveling the world, learning local customs, and then incorporating those customs into products that can be enjoyed by all.