Amcor Rigid Plastics is opening an on-site bottle-making operation in Paris, Texas, a move that will allow it to cut freight costs and improve operational efficiencies.
Ryder Integrated Logistics Inc. is expanding its facilities in Fort Worth, creating more than 200 jobs with a capital investment of more than $5.2 million, the governor’s office announced Wednesday. A TEF grant offer of $1,050,000 has been extended to Ryder.
North Texas' job-making machine is still running at full speed ahead.
A Wisconsin-based furniture retailer — Ashley Furniture Industries Inc. — plans to build a $65 million, 850,000-square-foot regional distribution hub in Mesquite, which will add nearly 350 full-time employees to the region.
Governor Greg Abbott attended and delivered remarks at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Kubota Tractor Corporation North American headquarters. The headquarters is relocating from Torrance, California to Grapevine, Texas. The new facility is expected to create more than 340 new jobs and generate $51 million in capital investment.
Texas has built up quite a reputation with CEOs around the nation who have ranked it the No. 1 state for business in Chief Executive magazine’s latest annual list of the Best & Worst States for Business.
Governor Greg Abbott today welcomed the new Boeing Global Services (BGS) headquarters to Texas. Boeing already employs more than 4,000 employees in the state and has major sites in Houston, San Antonio and the Dallas/Fort Worth area. The BGS site will be located in Legacy West in the Plano area and will house BGS leadership as well as support staff and will serve as the central hub for 20,000 employees around the world.
An international electrical and energy industry equipment firm is locating a major distribution center in southern Dallas County.
The State of Texas has won Site Selection’s 2016 Governor’s Cup, an award that is given annually to the top performing state for capital investment and job creation. In 2016, Texas finished with 642 business relocations or expansions. This is the fifth year in a row, and the eighth year since 2004, that Texas has won the award.
WILMER, TX — Medline Industries Inc., the largest privately held manufacturer and distributor of medical products, has officially opened an 800,000 square foot distribution center in Wilmer, Texas – 15 miles south of downtown Dallas. The $59M facility at Medline Drive and Interstate-45 in Sunridge Business Park currently employs 55 people.