Economic developers are going to great lengths to highlight their advantages as competition dramatically increases for new manufacturing locations.
You can find Hutchinson’s history 650 feet under the ground in its famous salt mines. On the surface it’s a thriving business hub.
Despite a trade war with China that’s clobbering U.S. farmers, locations that have established strong agribusiness and food processing sectors continue to thrive as production moves closer to markets.
The company will invest approximately $35 million and hire 150 workers at the facility in the next three years.