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Development News | March 16, 2021
MN: FL: Kalera Buys Growing Facility in St. Paul, Will Generate 70 Jobs   

Vertical farming company Kalera has bought a facility in St. Paul, Minn., that it plans to convert into its eighth growing location. More>>

Development News | March 15, 2021
FL: Aldi to Open New Melbourne Grocery Store, Hiring Up to 20   

Aldi will open its new Melbourne, Fla., grocery store on March 18, hiring up to 20 people for the new location, which is the second in the Melbourne... More>>

Industry News | March 15, 2021
AR: Simmons Tops Forbes' Best Midsize Employers List for Food Companies   

Simmons Foods, based in Siloam Springs, Ark., ranked No. 1 among food companies on Forbes 2021 list of America’s Best Midsize Employers. More>>

Development News | March 11, 2021
OK: Mom's Meals to Build Prep Kitchen in OKC, Hiring 125   

Mom’s Meals, will be building a 200,000-square-foot prep kitchen in Oklahoma City, initially hiring 125 workers. More>>

Development News | March 5, 2021
WI: Stella & Chewy’s to Expand Oak Creek Facility, Add 245 Jobs   

Premium dog food company Stella & Chewy’s LLC is planning a $67.7 million project that will expand its facility in Oak Creek. More>>

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>>