Fortune 50 retailer to invest $50 million; will create more than 400 new jobs.
New North American Headquarters for automotive supplier will employ 250, with 100 new jobs.
The trend of manufacturing jobs returning to the U.S. from overseas continues to grow.
Third-party logistics company to invest $30 million, create more than 200 new jobs.
As TTI Floor Care’s operations expand and product lines are moved to Cookeville, the company plans to return portions of their production capacity from China and Mexico.
Bill Hagerty, Commissioner, Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development, shares his thoughts on education, technology, and logistics for the state.
Memphis and New Orleans continue their domination of logistics categories while Houston leads in renewable energy and Youngstown is tops in export growth.
In a new category, Tennessee emerged as the top-ranked state for education and Alabama came out as number 1 for automotive manufacturing strength in Business Facilities’ 10th Annual Rankings Report.
The magazine’s Best Business Climate ranking evaluates an amalgamation of key rankings results (including education, workforce training/availability, cost of labor, infrastructure, utility costs, credit rating and business tax climate).
South Korean automotive parts manufacturer to invest $80.5 million to build third manufacturing facility.