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Development News | February 25, 2021
NC: Wegman's to Open Store in Chapel Hill, Its Third in the State   

Wegmans will open a much-anticipated third store in North Carolina on Feb. 24—a 100,000-square-foot store in Chapel Hill, N.C. More>>


Development News | February 24, 2021
UT: Mountain Mike’s Pizza Inks 30-Store Franchise Deal for Utah   

Mountain Mike’s Pizza, a leading family-style pizza chain, announcing a development deal that is expected to bring 30 restaurants to Utah. More>>


Development News | February 24, 2021
FL: Anuvia Plant Nutrients to Scale Up Plant City Facility, Adding Workers   

Anuvia Plant Nutrients Corp. plans to scale its Plant City, Fla., manufacturing facility into full production, reports the Orlando Business Journal.... More>>


Development News | February 23, 2021
WI: Kroger to Open Fulfillment Center in Kenosha County, Creating 400 Jobs   

Kroger broke ground earlier this year on a 350,000-square-foot fulfillment center in Kenosha County’s Pleasant Prairie. More>>


Development News | February 22, 2021
IA: Two Meat Processing Companies to Expand, Creating 63 Jobs   

IEDA Board approves awards for projects from two companies expanding Iowa meat production. More>>


Development News | February 18, 2021
Grocer Aldi to Add 100 Stores in 2021, to Open New Regional HQ   

Discount grocer Aldi plans to add 100 stores in 2021, with the locations focused on Arizona, Florida, California and the Northeast. More>>


Development News | February 17, 2021
GA: Chicken Salad Chick to Relocate Headquarters to Atlanta   

Fast-casual restaurant Chicken Salad Chick is relocating its headquarters from Auburn, Ala., to Atlanta, in a move slated to take place in Q1 2021. More>>


Industry News | February 16, 2021
Kroger to Give $100 Bonus to Employees Who Get Vaccinated   

The Kroger Co. has joined the growing list of grocery retailers offering incentives for employees to get the COVID-19 vaccine. More>>


Development News | February 16, 2021
OH: JobsOhio Awards $400,000 Grant to Burrows Packaging for Two Plants   

Grant will help Novolex brand Burrows division invest in new machinery, equipment and infrastructure. More>>


Development News | February 16, 2021
WI: HARIBO Breaks Ground on Pleasant Prairie Gummi Plant, to Hire 385   

Just in time for the German candy maker’s 100th anniversary, HARIBO has begun construction on its 130-acre plant in Pleasant Prairie, Wis. More>>