West-South Central Development News

Development News | July 13, 2020
LA: Hood Container Announces $50 Million Mill Expansion   

Hood Container of Louisiana LLC announced the company’s paper mill in West Feliciana Parish will complete a $50 million upgrade and capacity... More>>


Development News | July 10, 2020
AR: Amazon to Open Major Fulfillment Center, Creating 1,000+ Jobs   

Amazon is opening a fulfillment center and a delivery station in Little Rock. The 825,000-sq.-ft. facility is expected to create more than 1,000... More>>


Development News | July 8, 2020
LA: Cabot Corp. to Invest $90M in Ville Platte, Creating 60+ Jobs   

Cabot Corporation will make a $90 million capital investment to enhance the performance of its plant in Ville Platte, Louisiana. More>>


Development News | July 8, 2020
OK: Aerospace Firm Chooses OKC for Headquarters, Will Hire 120   

A next-generation aerospace company developing a perpetual endurance unmanned aircraft has chosen Oklahoma City as its U.S. corporate headquarters. More>>


Development News | July 7, 2020
OK: New Costco Back-Office HQ to Add About 1,500 New Jobs in OKC   

Costco is considering approximately 1,500 new jobs over five years, with an expected capital investment of $25 million, for a new back-office... More>>


Development News | June 29, 2020
AR: Walmart to Open State-of-the-At Health Center in Springdale, Ark.   

Walmart is opening its fourth Walmart Health Center, this time in Springdale, Ark. The company has three health centers in Georgia. More>>


Development News | June 29, 2020
LA: Champion Home Builders to Hire 40 For Leesville Facility   

Champion Home Builders, supported by LED FastStart®, will conduct a job fair to hire 40 employees for its manufacturing facility in Leesville,... More>>


Development News | June 25, 2020
LA: Etheredge Industrial Services Expanding Near Lake Charles   

Etheredge Industrial Services is creating a new machine maintenance, repair and overhaul facility near Lake Charles. More>>


Development News | June 22, 2020
TX: Amazon to Build Fulfillment Center in Richmond, Creating 1,000 Jobs   

Construction is under way on a state-of-the-art e-commerce Amazon fulfillment center in Richmond, Texas, expected to bring 1,000 jobs to the... More>>


Development News | June 12, 2020
LA: South Louisiana Rail Facility To Develop Rice Mill, Creating 35 Jobs   

The South Louisiana Rail Facility will develop an $11.6 million rice mill in Jefferson Davis Parish, resulting in 35 new jobs in Louisiana’s... More>>