Feb 2016
General | News Room | Feb 18

Post Consumer Brands Locates Distribution Operations in Marshall County, Mississippi

Jackson, Mississippi — February 18, 2016 — Consumer packaged goods company Post Consumer Brands has located new distribution operations in Byhalia, Mississippi, in Marshall County. The project is creating at least 32 new jobs. “North Mississippi is a prime location for companies with distribution needs. I appreciate the Post Consumer Brands team for realizing the benefits […]

Americana in Mississippi Music Tour Kicks Off March 1

Jackson, Mississippi — February 16, 2016 — Mississippi is home to blues and is the heart of the Americana Music Triangle. Gospel, country, jazz, bluegrass and rock ‘n’ roll have deep-running roots here. The sound is still alive and well. In spring 2016, Mississippi is celebrating Americana music in a totally new way. With itineraries […]
General | News Room | Feb 10

Delta Furniture Manufacturing Expanding into Houlka

Jackson, Mississippi — Officials from upholstered living room furniture manufacturer Delta Furniture Manufacturing announced today the company is expanding by locating manufacturing operations in Houlka, in Chickasaw County. The company will locate in the 80,000 square-foot facility formerly occupied by Astrolounger. The project represents a corporate investment of $432,000 and will create 100 jobs. Delta […]
General | News Room | Feb 8

Continental Tire Locating Tire Manufacturing Plant in Hinds County

Clinton, Mississippi — Governor Phil Bryant and executives from Continental Tire the Americas, LLC, manufacturer of passenger, light truck and commercial vehicle tires, officially announced today the company is locating a commercial vehicle tire manufacturing plant near Clinton, Mississippi, in Hinds County. The project represents a corporate investment of $1.45 billion and will create 2,500 […]

Edison Chouest Offshore Locating Shipbuilding Operations, TopShip, LLC, in Gulfport, Mississippi

Gulfport, Mississippi — Governor Phil Bryant and officials from Edison Chouest Offshore, an offshore energy service and supply company, officially announced today the company is locating shipbuilding operations at the Port of Gulfport in Gulfport, Mississippi The project represents a $68 million corporate investment and will create 1,000 full-time jobs.  Edison Chouest Offshore’s new Gulfport operations, […]