Saturday, October 6, 2012

Good Economic News

Good Economic News

Alternative fuel maker Fram Renewable Fuesls will expand in Jeff Davis County, Georgia, creating 80 new jobs.

Birtley, a maker of coal equipment, will open a new facility in Lexington, Kentucky, creating 30 new jobs.
Checkers Burgers will add 450 new employees
In Anderson County, South Carolina, Henry Molded Products, Inc. a maker of packaging products, will expand and hire 18 people.
In Greencastle, Indiana, Ascena Retail Group, an apparel retailer, will expand and add 242 employees.
Ayrshire Electronics, a maker of electronic products, will expand its operation in Corinth, Mississippi, creating 15 new jobs.
In Troy, Michigan, Alternative Automotive Technologies LLC, an automotive engineering company, will expand and create 176 new jobs.
Children’s Lighthouse daycares will add 400 employees.
Mayser Polymer USA, a foam molding company, will expand in Canton Township, Michigan, creating 50 new jobs.
In Richland County, South Carolina, McEntire Produce, Inc., a food processor, will expand and create 85 jobs.
Polaris Industries, Inc., a maker of motorsports products, will expand its facility in Spirit Lake, Iowa, creating 79 jobs.
In Cullman, Alabama, Topre America, a maker of auto components, will expand and hire 200 people.
Party City party supply stores will expand and add 2,000 employees
Polaris, a maker of motorsports products, will open a research and development facility in Wyoming, Minnesota, hiring 350 people.
In Warsaw, Indiana, hip replacement maker Iconacy Orthopedic Implants LLC will expand and create 50 jobs.
In Sandersville, Georgia, General Biofuels, a maker of wood pellet products, will open a new facility and hire 35 people.
Hantover, Inc., a distributor to the food industry, will expand its operation in Overland Park, Kansas, creating 120 new jobs.
ANANGO cleaning services will expand and add 187 new jobs.
In Shell Rock, Iowa, farm equipment maker Unverferth Manufacturing Company will expand and create 75 new jobs.
Autoform Tool & Manufacturing, Inc., a specialty tool maker, will expand its operation in Steuben County, Indiana, creating 95 new jobs.
Office furniture maker HNI Corporation will expand its business in Muscatine, Iowa, creating 30 new jobs.
First Home Corporation, a provider of caregiver services, will add 80 new jobs.
Meyer Distributing, Inc., a provider of automotive products, will expand its headquarters in Dubois County, Indiana, creating 109 new jobs.
In Greenville County, South Carolina, Drive Automotive Industries of America will expand and hire 60 people.
Bell Lumber & Pole Company will establish a new facility in Western Nebraska, creating 30 new jobs.
BJ’s Restaurants will add 3,200 employees.
McKesson Corporation, a healthcare services provider, will open a distribution center in Frederick County, Virginia, creating 205 new jobs.
In Guilford County, North Carolina, Piedmont Pharmaceuticals LLC will expand and create 14 new jobs.
RSB Transmissions, a maker of automotive and heavy equipment components, will expand its operation in the City of Homer, Michigan, adding 100 employees.
Electronics retailer HH Gregg will expand and add 1,000 employees.
In South Bend, Indiana, RACO, a maker of electrical boxes, will open a distribution center and hire 77 people.
In Bibb County, Alabama, ThyssenKrup Steel USA, a provider of production materials, will expand and create 45 new jobs.
Thunder Tool & Manufacturing Ltd, a metal stamping company, will open a manufacturing operation in Richmond, Kentucky, creating 45 jobs.
In Williams Charter Township, Michigan, Merson USA Midland, a maker of extreme environment materials, will relocate and expand, generating 32 jobs.
Foss Manufacturing, a maker of non-woven fabrics, will open a manufacturing and distribution operation in Floyd County, Georgia, creating 150 new jobs.
Right-At-Home, a provider of in-home care services, will add 500 employees.
MAPAL, Inc., a tooling company, will open a new facility in Greenville County, South Carolina, creating 30 new jobs.
In Lexington, Kentucky, Allylix, Inc., a maker of renewable chemicals, will expand and add 14 employees.
Bondex, Inc., a maker of non-woven materials, will expand its operation in Edgefield County, South Carolina, adding 13 jobs.
First Advantage, a provider of talent acquisition services, will expand its headquarters in Fishers, Indiana, creating 100 new jobs.
In Baton Rouge, Louisiana, ExxonMobil will expand its synthetic lubricants operation and add 45 jobs.
Global Textile Alliance, Inc., a maker of fabrics, will expand its operation in Rockingham County, North Carolina, creating 55 jobs.
In Franklin County, Pennsylvania, Olympic Steel will expand and add 90 new employees.
American Engineered Products, a maker of flag poles and slot machines, will open a new manufacturing plant in De Smet, South Dakota, hiring 20 people.
In Holland, Michigan, Magna Sealing and Glass Systems, a maker of automotive components, will expand and create 177 jobs.
Marco’s Pizza will expand and add 1,300 new jobs.
MSI Mold Builders, a maker of steel and aluminum molds, will expand its facility in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, creating 18 new jobs.
Pinnacle Foods Group plans to expand its operation in Imlay City, Michigan, creating 29 new jobs.
South Carolina Plastics LLC, a maker of automotive components, will open a new facility in Greenville County, South Carolina, creating 119 jobs.
Professional Transportation, Inc., a crew transportation service provider, will expand its operation in Evansville, Indiana, generating 100 jobs.
In Bowling Green, Kentucky, RC Components, a maker of exhaust systems and motorcycle wheels, will expand and hire 16 people.
In Russellville, Arkansas, ConAgra Foods will expand and hire 80 new employees.
Practiv, a maker of food service disposals and packaging, will expand its operation in Corsicana, Texas, creating 200 new jobs.
Paul Wurth, Inc., a maker of steel and iron, will expand its operation in Porter County, Indiana, creating 40 new jobs.
Total Jobs Announcements: 12,510

Jim Walton
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1 comment :

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