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Perdue Foods Invests $10.9 Million to Expand Operations in Richmond County, Creating 30 New Jobs
Monday, February 08, 2016
Raleigh, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory, N.C. Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla, III, and the Economic Development Partnership of N.C. announced today that Perdue Foods, LLC, will expand its Richmond County production facility and hire an additional 30 workers during the coming three years. read more ...


Show Pride On Your Ride, Sign Up For NC Brand Specialty Plate
Wednesday, February 03, 2016
Raleigh, N.C. – North Carolina Commerce is launching a campaign to offer a specialty license plate to promote the new North Carolina brand. read more ...


North Carolina's December County and Area Employment Figures Released
Wednesday, February 03, 2016
Raleigh, N.C. — Unemployment rates (not seasonally adjusted) decreased in 70 of North Carolina’s counties in December, increased in 21, and remained unchanged in nine. read more ...


North Carolina Awards Two New Series Film & Entertainment Grants
Friday, January 29, 2016
Raleigh, N.C. - N.C. Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla III and the Economic Development Partnership of N.C. announced two productions will receive funds from the North Carolina Film and Entertainment Grant program. Each recipient will begin production within the next 60 days.  read more ...


Coty Inc. to Grow Its Lee County Operations, Adding 25 New Manufacturing Positions
Thursday, January 21, 2016
Raleigh, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory, N.C. Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla, III, and the Economic Development Partnership of N.C. announced today that Coty, Inc., a global leader in beauty products, will expand its manufacturing facility in Lee County and is planning to hire an additional 25 employees. Coty also plans to invest approximately $19 million at the site during the next three years.  read more ...


The Hillshire Brands Company to Create 98 Jobs in Edgecombe County
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Raleigh, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory, North Carolina Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla, III, and the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina (EDPNC) announced today that The Hillshire Brands Company will create 98 jobs over the next three years as it expands its bakery operations in Edgecombe County.  read more ...

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