Mar 2012

Saf-T-Cart Expands in Clarksdale

Clarksdale, Miss. (March 27, 2012) – Officials from Saf-T-Cart, manufacturer of steel welding carts and storage products for various commercial and industrial applications, have announced the company is expanding its operations in Clarksdale, Miss., in order to accommodate an increase in production. The project represents a company investment of $240,000 and will create 20 new […]

Beneke Magnolia Acquires Sanderson Plumbing Products Inc. in Columbus

Columbus, Miss. (March 19, 2012) – Officials from Beneke Magnolia Inc. have announced they have acquired Sanderson Plumbing Products Inc. (SPPI). The purchase will ensure SPPI’s Columbus, Miss., facility will continue to operate and will result in the retention of 400 jobs for area residents. “I am pleased state and local officials were able to […]
General | News Room | Mar 9

Gulf States Trade Alliance Export Conference to be Held in Biloxi

Biloxi, Miss. (March 9, 2012) – The Mississippi Development Authority (MDA), along with the Mississippi World Trade Center and the U.S. Small Business Administration, will host the 2012 Gulf States Trade Alliance Annual Export Conference from April 10-12 at the Beau Rivage Resort and Casino in Biloxi, Miss. The Gulf States Trade Alliance is comprised […]
General | News Room | Mar 5

MCDP Starts March 27 in Pascagoula

Pascagoula, Miss. (March 5, 2012) – On Tuesday, March 27, 2012, the Mississippi Development Authority (MDA) will launch its Model Contractor Development Program (MCDP) workshop series from 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce, which is located at 720 Krebs Avenue in Pascagoula, Miss. The MCDP workshop series is designed […]