Nov 2017
General | News Room | Nov 20

Fortune 300 Company Locates in Southaven

Jackson, Mississippi — November 20, 2017 — Henry Schein Animal Health, the U.S. animal health business of Fortune 300 company Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), announced it is opening a new distribution center in Southaven, Mississippi, investing $1.7 million and creating 27 jobs. “North Mississippi’s well-integrated transportation network and ease-of-access to major interstates and highways provide numerous […]
General | News Room | Nov 9

Mississippi Blues Trail Reaches 200th Marker with ‘Rocket 88’

Lyon, Mississippi — November 9, 2017 — As Mississippi celebrates 200 years of statehood, the Mississippi Blues Trail reached a major milestone with its 200th marker, “Rocket 88,” which celebrates what many credit as the first rock ‘n’ roll recording. “The Mississippi Blues Trail tracks the inspiration, creation and influence of blues music throughout Mississippi and […]
General | News Room | Nov 8

Baymont Bathware to Reopen in Tishomingo County

Jackson, Mississippi — November 8, 2017 — Baymont Bathware is reopening in Golden, Mississippi, in Tishomingo County, following a fire in May which destroyed the company’s previous facility. Baymont is investing $1.5 million and commits to reaching its pre-fire employment level and creating 20 new jobs due to business growth. “Baymont Bathware’s dedication to reopening in Golden and […]
General | News Room | Nov 2

2017 Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Exporting

Jackson, Mississippi — November 2, 2017 — Governor Phil Bryant presented awards to six Mississippi companies at the 2017 Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Exporting event held at the Old Capitol Inn.  “Congratulations to these companies for their achievements in international trade. Their success and the latest round of STEP funding enhance Mississippi’s overall export operations,” Governor […]
General | News Room | Nov 1

Tecumseh Products Company Expanding in Verona

Jackson, Mississippi — November 1,  2017 — Tecumseh Products Company is expanding in Verona, investing $1.1 million and creating 60 jobs. “Tecumseh’s growth in Lee County is more proof the economy in Northeast Mississippi continues to tick upward. I am grateful for the company’s faith in our workforce and wish it many more years of success,” Governor […]