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Manufacturing operation expansions to bring 152 jobs to southeast U.S.

New pushes made by manufacturing companies in the southeastern United States stand to bring more than 150 new positions to the field. In Gaston County, North Carolina, glass fiber technology manufacturer Owens Corning plans to start a new operation, creating 110 new jobs in the region and investing more than $120 million in the Gastonia […]

Manufacturing, chemical investment increases across U.S.

The most recent data from the Commerce Department shows that sales and other economic indicators increased in March, likely leading to continued strong hiring in many manufacturing sectors. Specifically, inventories increased by 1 percent in the month and sales rose by 2.2 percent, according to Bloomberg. This latter figure was the largest increase since March […]