Feb 2012

Milwaukee Electric Tool Expanding in Olive Branch

Olive Branch, Miss. (February 29, 2012) – Officials from Milwaukee Electric Tool, manufacturer of heavy-duty portable electric power tools and accessories, have announced the company is expanding its presence in north Mississippi by constructing a new, larger distribution center in Olive Branch, Miss. The project represents a company investment of $8 million and will create […]

Luvata to Expand in Grenada

Grenada, Miss. (February 23, 2012) – Officials from Luvata, a world leader in metal solutions manufacturing and engineering services, have announced the company is expanding production capabilities at its Grenada, Miss., facility in order to pursue new market opportunities. The expansion represents a company investment of $1 million and will create 20 new jobs. “I […]

Louisville Railcar Repair Locates Transload Rail Site in Louisville

Louisville, Miss. (February 13, 2012) – Officials from Louisville Railcar Repair, contract manufacturer and repairer of rail cars, broke ground today on its new facility at the site of the transload rail facility in Louisville, Miss., in Winston County. The project, which will consist of repair, paint and welding facilities, represents a company investment of […]
General | News Room | Feb 7

MDA Leading Business Trip to Israel

Jackson, Miss. (February 7, 2012) – The Mississippi Development Authority (MDA) will lead a delegation of state business leaders on a business development mission to Tel Aviv, Haifa and Jerusalem, Israel from March 17-22, 2012. The trip is designed to connect Mississippi businesses looking to expand trade and create business relationships with opportunities in Israeli […]
General | News Room | Feb 1

MDA Leading Business Trip to Canada

Jackson, Miss. (February 1, 2012) – The Mississippi Development Authority (MDA) invites Mississippi companies in the environmental and clean energy industries to participate in the biennial GLOBE Conference and Trade Fair. GLOBE 2012, certified by the U.S. Department of Commerce, will take place March 14-16, 2012, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. “This event will provide […]