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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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General

4/18/2014

RALEIGH – Governor Pat McCrory and Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Cambro Manufacturing Company is locating its North Carolina manufacturing operations in Alamance County.  The company plans to create 100 jobs and invest more than $30.4 million over the next three years

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Automotive

4/8/2014

GKN Driveline to Create 228 Jobs in Catawba 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 expand its Catawba County manufacturing facility. The company plans to create at least 228 new jobs in North Carolina by the end of 2018 and invest more than $113.8 million

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General

3/19/2014

RALEIGH - Governor Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that XO.STEEL, LLC is locating its North Carolina manufacturing operations in McDowell County.  The company plans to create 30 new jobs and invest $350,000 over the next three years in Old

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Accolades

3/4/2014

North Carolina Ranks in Top 10 States for 2013 Governors Cup Awards

[North Carolina Department of Commerce Editorial Staff]

RALEIGH -- The winners of the 2013 Site Selection Governors Cup have been announced, and North Carolina ranked 7th out of all 50 states with 223 total projects in the past year. The Governors Cup has awarded the U.S. state with the most new and expanded corporate facilities annually since 1978, as

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General

3/4/2014

Shopping Bag Manufacturer Coming to Rutherford County, N.C.

[North Carolina Office of the Governor]

RALEIGH – Governor Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Bonita Manufacturing Products, Inc., doing business as Bonita Pioneer, is locating its North Carolina manufacturing operations in Rutherford County.  The company plans to create 50 jobs and invest

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Aerospace

2/28/2014

Defense Manufacturer Expanding in Buncombe County

[North Carolina Office of the Governor]

RALEIGH -- Governor Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Kearfott Corporation is planning to expand its North Carolina manufacturing operations in Buncombe County. When the One NC grant is carried through to completion, it will result in the creation of 75 jobs

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General

2/27/2014

RALEIGH --  Governor Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Team Air, Incorporated will locate a new manufacturing facility in Rutherford County. The company plans to create 70 jobs and invest more than $4.2 million over the next three years in Forest

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General

2/19/2014

RALEIGH – Governor Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that BuzziSpace, Inc. will locate its North American manufacturing headquarters in Guilford County. The furniture company plans to create 113 jobs and invest more than $1.75 million during the next five years

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General

1/27/2014

RALEIGH – Governor Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Eclipse Automation Inc. will be expanding its operations to Mecklenburg County under the name Eclipse Automation Southeast, LLC.  The new facility will be located in the Whitehall Technology Park in

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