Mars Chocolate Grows U.S. Footprint to Offer Consumers, Retailers More Product Variety & Choice

Mars Chocolate North America announced that it will invest an additional $100 million in its Topeka, Kansas site, breaking ground on a new state-of-the-art 90,000- square-foot facility in America’s heartland. As part of this expansion, the company will create a total of 70 new full-time, permanent, high-wage manufacturing jobs. . . . → Read More: Mars Chocolate Grows U.S. Footprint to Offer Consumers, Retailers More Product Variety & Choice

JEDO/GO Topeka Awards Incentive Grant to Koch & Co., Inc.

GO Topeka would like to welcome Koch & Co., Inc. to Topeka and is excited to have this new corporate citizen call our market home. The company is expanding and opening a new manufacturing facility in East Topeka at 1050 SE Republican Avenue. GO Topeka presented an incentive package to JEDO at their July 1st meeting that sets aside $1 00,000 for up to 50 new jobs at the new facility. . . . → Read More: JEDO/GO Topeka Awards Incentive Grant to Koch & Co., Inc.

JEDO/GO Topeka Approves Contract Change for Alorica

TOPEKA, Kan ., July 1, 2015: JEDO and GO Topeka approved a change in the current agreement with Alorica at its meeting on July 1, 2015. Alorica has been awarded a new contract with a Fortune 25 company, which will enable them to hire more than 100 new employees. In addition to hiring new . . . → Read More: JEDO/GO Topeka Approves Contract Change for Alorica

JEDO/GO Topeka Awards Incentive Grant to Federal Home Loan Bank to Help Fund Proposed New Facility

GO Topeka is happy to announce that it has awarded Federal Home Loan Bank ofT opeka (FHLBank Topeka) an incentive grant to help fund a proposed new headquarters facility. JEDO approved the incentive for up to $1,249,000 at its June 24, 2015, meeting. This grant will help fund a proposed new $20 million facility as well as purchase $3 .5 million in new equipment. The new facility is envisioned to be 80,000 sq. ft., and the project when finalized will result in 223 retained employees and up to 17 new employees. . . . → Read More: JEDO/GO Topeka Awards Incentive Grant to Federal Home Loan Bank to Help Fund Proposed New Facility

JEDO/GO Topeka Economic Partnership Awards Incentive Grant to Big Heart Pet Brands to Help Fund Plant Expansion Project

GO Topeka Economic Partnership is pleased to announce that it has awarded Big Heart Pet Brands an incentive grant to help fund a sizable expansion project to their Topeka facility located at 2200 NW Brickyard Road. JEDO approved the incentive for up to $166,760 at its meeting on Feb. 11, 2015. . . . → Read More: JEDO/GO Topeka Economic Partnership Awards Incentive Grant to Big Heart Pet Brands to Help Fund Plant Expansion Project