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The Pelican State’s new Qualified Entertainment Company program targets sustainable entertainment jobs for content creators.
The 300,000-square-foot Pearland, TX facility will employ 200 full-time staff by end of 2018 and continue to recruit high-value positions as market demand increases.
The wood and wood-related products manufacturer will create approximately 120 jobs at its new plant in Orangeburg County, SC over the next several years.
Adient will expand its automotive seating plant in Lexington, TN, creating approximately 200 new jobs.
At $1.6 trillion, the tech sector is one of the largest components of the nation's economy, according to Cyberstates™ 2018.
Manufacturing companies report the biggest growth in hiring plans, up +7% from Q2 2017, according to the latest ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey.
The expansion will increase production capabilities at the company’s London ice cream factory, which supplies all of Canada with brands including Hӓagen-Dazs, Parlour and Drumstick.
A partnership between Saudi Arabian Basic Industries and Exxon chooses Corpus Christi, TX for a new $10-billion ethane cracker.
The January / February 2018 Issue features the State of the Year and Deal of the Year winners, an exclusive interview with Arkansas’ governor, plus a look at utilities, automotive, food processing, and aerospace & defense.
The polymer extrusion manufacturer will create more than 350 new jobs in Calhoun County, SC.
The Dutch manufacturer of automated transport and sorting solutions will create more than 70 jobs in Fulton County, GA.
The manufacturer of flexible packaging will invest more than $28 million to expand into the greater Bethlehem area.
Washington, DC, San Francisco land in Top 10 of the Global Talent Competitiveness Index’s city rankings.
Located in Montgomery, IL, Carl Buddig and Company’s fourth manufacturing facility in the state will create up to 300 new jobs in the coming year.
Investments will concentrate on direct employment by Apple, spending and investment with domestic suppliers and manufacturers, and fueling the fast-growing app economy created with iPhone and the App Store.
Toyota and Mazda leaders have selected Huntsville, AL for a new joint-venture manufacturing plant, with production expected to begin by 2021.
OurPharma will invest $31.3 million in a new facility, and create 124 new jobs in Fayetteville over the next seven years.
The new location in Williamson County, TN will create 200 new jobs as it supports the pet care company's future growth.