Maytag New Owner for Former Maytag Plant in Galesburg By Rich Egger • Jun 27, 2019 T.J. Carson Milwaukee-based Phoenix Investors has announced the acquisition of the two buildings that housed the Maytag facility in Galesburg. Phoenix is a commercial real estate firm. A New Use for the Former Maytag Plant in Galesburg By T.J. Carson • Nov 23, 2016 T.J. Carson The parking lot at the former Maytag plant in Galesburg will be in use again this week. BNSF Logistics has agreed to lease the 50-acre property at 1801 Monmouth Blvd. from its owner, Industrial Realty Group, LLC. Former Maytag Plant Workers Reunited By T.J. Carson • Oct 1, 2014 T.J. Carson Ten years is a long time. Ten years is how long it's been since the Maytag plant in Galesburg produced its last refrigerator. The factory's jobs were moved to Mexico in September, 2004.