Posted on: July 6, 2017

Greensboro-High Point has the state's largest project (and three of the Top 15)

Jul. 6, 2017 -- Greensboro-High Point claimed the state’s largest job-creation announcement over the last year, according to the July 2017 edition of Business North Carolina. Guilford County, also landed three of the state’s Top 15 projects.

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Precision Design Machinery expanding manufacturing operations

May 25, 2017 -- Precision Design Machinery, a manufacturer of large equipment for the corrugated industry, is expanding. The company will add 40 jobs and open a second High Point facility.

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

High Point EDC Releases "Manufacturing is in our DNA"

March 30, 2017 – The High Point EDC has released its 2016 annual report. It features the most-recent office, industrial, and retail projects; targeted industry sectors; why Guilford County was named “#1 in Manufacturing” in 2016; and much more.

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Governor Cooper announces 600 new full-time positions for Greensboro-High Point

Feb. 21, 2017 -- North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper announced today that Alorica will add an additional 600 full-time positions at its High Point customer engagement service office, in the second phase of a major expansion.

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Major job announcements of 2016 in Greensboro-High Point

Dec. 15, 2016 -- High Point, Greensboro, and the region saw multiple job announcements in 2016.

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Posted on: December 10, 2016

TQL to hire 70 for its new High Point facility

Dec. 9, 2016 -- Total Quality Logistics has chosen 4135 Mendenhall Oaks Parkway in High Point for its newest operation. The company, which is North America's second largest freight brokerage firm, will create 70 jobs.

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

Crown Mark to build 250,000-sq. ft. distribution center

Nov. 29, 2016 -- Crown Mark will construct an $11.7 million, 250,000-sq. ft. distribution center on a 30-acre site at 720 Gallimore Dairy Road. The furniture company could also construct an additional 175,000 sq. ft. of flex space in a second phase.

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Alorica expanding by 800 jobs

Nov. 17, 2016 -- Expert Global Solutions, an Alorica company, is adding more than 800 jobs at its customer engagement service office. The expansion is among the largest job announcements ever made in the Greensboro-High Point region.

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Guilford County Economic Development Alliance receives IEDC Award

Oct. 13, 2016 -- Guilford County Economic Development Alliance earned a “Regionalism and Cross-Border Collaboration” award from International Economic Development Council. High Point EDC and four economic development allies are members of the alliance.

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Posted on: September 15, 2016

High Point EDC board interacts with local companies

Sept. 15, 2016 -- The board of directors of the High Point Economic Development Corporation recently met for the 77th time at a High Point company.

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Posted on: August 23, 2016

HAECO Americas expanding - adding 500 jobs, investing $60 million

Aug. 22, 2016 -- HAECO Americas will add up to 500 new jobs and construct its fifth hangar at Piedmont Triad International Airport. The aerospace company is one of the country’s largest independent maintenance, repair, and overhaul organizations.

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

Davis Furniture increasing its workforce by 50 jobs

July 1, 2016 -- Davis Furniture is creating up to new 20 jobs as part of an ongoing expansion that will increase its manufacturing capacity by 30 percent.

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

High Point Regional UNC Healthcare has $78 million expansion underway

June 7, 2016 -- High Point Regional UNC Healthcare has a $78 million project underway. The organization is the city’s third largest employer with more than 1,850 fulltime-equivalent employees.

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

Buildings for Creative Snacks, Fastenal, and Simpson Strong-Tie are under construction

June 2, 2016 -- Three construction projects are underway that will create new or expanded facilities in Piedmont Centre, High Point’s largest business park.

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

Daimler’s Thomas Built Buses celebrates “boom time” and 100th year in business

June 2, 2016 -- Daimler’s Thomas Built Buses has added 250 jobs during the last two months. The company is marking its 100th year in business in High Point.

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

Rickety Bridge Winery opens US headquarters in High Point

May 24, 2016 -- Rickety Bridge Winery of South Africa has purchased a downtown High Point building which will be its new U.S. headquarters. The company will also expand its distribution network out of the 518 N. Hamilton St. building.

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Posted on: April 27, 2016

High Point University announces $160 million in new building projects

April 27, 2016 -- High Point University President Nido Qubein has announced $160 million in projects, saying the three-year stretch of new construction and offerings is a way for the university "to lead the way" in High Point. The new phase of c...

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Posted on: December 4, 2015

Simpson Strong-Tie expanding, will be first tenant in new 140,000-sq. ft. building

Dec. 4, 2015 -- Liberty Property Trust will be constructing a 140,000-sq. ft. industrial facility. The first tenant at 4485 Premier Dr. will be Simpson Strong-Tie, a manufacturer of structural connecting systems.

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Posted on: May 12, 2015

Fastenal adding 40 jobs

May 11, 2015 -- Fastenal, a distributor of industrial and construction supplies, is adding 40 employees at its High Point distribution center. The company has 175,000 sq. ft. at 4110 Premier Dr. and plans to add 120,000 sq. ft. over the next few years.

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