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The packaging manufacturer will invest nearly $46 million and create 180 full-time jobs in Bardstown, KY.


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The packaging manufacturer will invest nearly $46 million and create 180 full-time jobs in Bardstown, KY.

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Latest: Takigawa Corp. Japan Establishing First U.S. Operation In Kentucky - The packaging manufacturer will invest nearly $46 million and create 180 full-time jobs in Bardstown, KY.

Takigawa Corp. Japan Establishing First U.S. Operation In Kentucky

The packaging manufacturer will invest nearly $46 million and create 180 full-time jobs in Bardstown, KY.

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