East-South Central Development News

Development News | July 17, 2018
MS: Pearl River Foods to Add 450 Jobs at New Carthage Location    

Poultry processor growing Carthage, MS, workforce adding 450 jobs to support increase in production. Addition to bring employment to 600. More>>


Development News | July 13, 2018
AL: Birmingham’s Shipt to Create 881 Jobs in Major Expansion   

Membership-based online grocery marketplace delivering fresh foods and other items will generate $1.1B in new payroll over 20 years. More>>


Development News | July 13, 2018
TN: Oshkosh Corp. to Open Mfg Plant in Jefferson City, Create 300 Jobs    

Designer and mfgr of specialty vehicles & vehicle bodies to renovate & occupy former John Deere building, install new machinery, equipment. More>>


Development News | July 13, 2018
MS: Hawkeye Industries to Invest $3M, Expand in Tupelo, Add 10 Jobs   

Contract sheet metal fabricator’s investment includes addition of equipment & renovations to existing facility for laser tube processing line. More>>


Development News | July 10, 2018
KY: Afni, Inc. Expands Bowling Green Operations, Adds 86 Jobs    

Customer engagement co. will add 86 new jobs and invest $315,800 in its office space, including the installation of new equipment. More>>


Development News | July 10, 2018
MS: Franklin Corp. Expanding in Houston, MS, Creating 60 Jobs   

One of the largest privately owned furniture mfgrs in U.S. investing $2.731M, adding 60,000-sq-ft state-of-the-art raw materials warehouse. More>>


Development News | June 29, 2018
KY: Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated to Build Erlanger Facility, Hire 430    

Co. to locate in 300,000-sq-ft facility on ~32 acres in Erlanger, KY; new jobs to include distribution, sales & warehouse functions. More>>


Development News | June 29, 2018
AL: Unipres to Add 70 Jobs in $40M St. Clair County Expansion   

Supplier specializing in stamping technologies to invest $40M in expansion that will create 70 jobs at its Alabama production facility. More>>


Development News | June 27, 2018
MS: SDI to Invest $200M, Hire 45 at Columbus Flat Roll Facility   

Steel Dynamics, Inc. to expand its offering of value-added flat roll steel products with addition of new galvanizing line in Columbus, Mississippi. More>>


Development News | June 25, 2018
AL: Amazon to Create1,500 Jobs at $325M Bessemer Fulfillment Center   

Internet retail giant to open fulfillment center in Jefferson County, AL, with 1,500 full-time employees working with advanced robotics tech. More>>