Springfield, Missouri: Gigantic Paper Cup (Gone)

Building entrance, and symbol of the epic disposable dishware industry. As of July 2014, the structure is apparently being demolished.
Address:
1100 N. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, MO
Directions:
Solo. I-44 exit 80A, then drive south on Hwy 44/Glenstone Ave. for around 1.5 miles. On the left.
Hours:
July 2014: Bdg. reported being torn down.
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Construction at the cup. Gigantic Paper Cup (Gone)

This place is either being torn down or refurbished. I can't really tell with all the work vehicles in the front grounds. I parked across the street to take pics. I am from California, so why not keep my adventure going? It's a must take pic, especially if it may not be there long.

[Rshell, 07/17/2014]
Gigantic Paper Cup

This building is being torn down. Equipment is there and razing has begun.

[Marion, 07/13/2014]
Big cup. Gigantic Paper Cup

The building is for sale, the giant cup is still there. You could park across the street and walk across and see it.

[Chelsea, 07/03/2013]
Gigantic Paper Cup

The Solo factory is closed and is for sale, but the giant Solo cup still stands! They've blocked off the front parking area, so find a place to park at one of the lots nearby.

[Jen, 10/21/2012]
Solo Paper Cup Gigantic Paper Cup

While exploring Springfield, I was rewarded with this..... A gigantic Solo cup which is actually the entrance to the Solo Cup company offices.

[Richard Weiss, 05/26/2005]

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