Monthly Archives: October 2011

Continental Tire Plans $500-Million Plant in South Carolina

The new manufacturing facility, set for a greenfield site off Highway 521 in Sumter County, will create 1,700 jobs over the next 10 years.

Solar Stimulus Meltdown

U.S. taxpayers are stuck with the bill for robots that whistled Disney tunes at Solyndra.

Hana Factory Automation Relocates to Opelika, AL

The Auburn-based company will move into Opelika’s Fox Run Business Park, bringing 40 jobs and a $4.07 million capital investment.

Wieland Designs Expands, Adds 120 Jobs in Goshen, IN

The manufacturer of furniture and transportation interior components plans to invest $1 million to improve existing facilities and purchase specialized machinery.

Dillon Furniture Expands Operations in South Carolina

The furniture producer will invest $2.6 million and create 107 new jobs during the next two years at its Dillon County, SC facility.