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Accolades

6/26/2014

RALEIGH - The state of North Carolina is ranked the fifth best state for business according to CNBC’s annual “Countdown to America’s Top State for Business” feature. North Carolina has been a perennial favorite on the list each year. This is the state’s highest ranking since 2011.In

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General

6/16/2014

Canadian Manufacturer Expanding in Burke County, N.C.

[North Carolina Office of the Governor]

RALEIGH -- Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Richelieu Legwear International Inc. (Richelieu Legwear), is expanding its presence in Burke County through an investment of $16 million in a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility. This

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Energy

6/2/2014

RALEIGH - Governor Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Tyton BioEnergy Systems, a company based in Danville, Virginia, is restarting the former Clean Burn Fuels biorefinery in Hoke County as part of its strategy to convert its proprietary tobacco, to be

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General

5/22/2014

RALEIGH - Governor Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Highland Industries is expanding its North Carolina manufacturing operations in Iredell County.  The company plans to create 29 jobs and invest $8.25 million over the next three years in

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Automotive

5/13/2014

GKN Driveline to Create 105 Jobs in Lee County, N.C.

[North Carolina Office of the Governor]

RALEIGH – Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that GKN Driveline will open a service center in Lee County and expand manufacturing at its Alamance facility. The company plans to create 105 new jobs in North Carolina by the end of 2016 and

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Automotive

5/7/2014

RALEIGH – Governor Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that BorgWarner Turbo Systems is expanding its North Carolina manufacturing operations in Buncombe County.  The company plans to create 63 jobs and invest more than $32 million over the next three years

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General

4/28/2014

Plastic Film Manufacturer to Expand in Martin County, N.C.

[North Carolina Office of the Governor]

RALEIGH – Governor Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Syfan Manufacturing, Inc. is expanding its North Carolina manufacturing operations in Martin County.  The company plans to create 24 new jobs and invest more than $6.5 million over the next three

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General

4/28/2014

Red Ventures to Create 580 Jobs with Charlotte Expansion

[North Carolina Office of the Governor]

RALEIGH -- Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Red Ventures will expand its operations in Mecklenburg County. The rapidly-growing technology and marketing company plans to create 580 new jobs in North Carolina over the next five years and

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Biotechnology

4/23/2014

Novozymes to Expand in Wake County, N.C.

[North Carolina Office of the Governor]

RALEIGH -- Governor Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Novozymes will expand its North Carolina presence by adding a new bioagriculture research and development facility in Wake County. The company plans to create 100 new jobs and invest more than $36 million

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