HKY 4 WORKING

Our community is working everyday is to build a diversified economic base throughout Catawba County by recruiting new business and industry, by retaining existing business and industry and helping them grow, and by fostering the creation of jobs. Just in the last 5 years alone (2014-2018), new or expanding businesses in the County have added over 2,200 jobs and invested more than $2.4 billion. Announcements for the most recent years include:

2019 ANNOUNCEMENTS

Bassett Delivery Service Furniture Delivery service 10
Design Foundry Upholstered Furniture $3,133,000 202
Protection Products Medical/surgical safety products $150,000 8
Star Snax Tortilla Chips $5,800,000 40
TOTAL $9,083,000 260

2018 ANNOUNCEMENTS

Bassett Furniture New outdoor line of furniture $400,000 40
Capital Converting Purchased the Fairmont Design Building expanding business $1,150,000 22
Bradington Young/Hooker Furn Upholstered Furniture $4,077,052 13
Corning Incorporated Optical Communication $60,000,000 110
Progressive Furniture Furniture $6,500,000 50
Sugar Leaf Labs Hemp CBD production $1,200,000 30
James River Company Full Service Equipment and Tractor Dealorship $307,984 12
PTI Hickory Springs Mfg Plastics, foam $1,000,000 15
ITM Pharma $17,000,000 137
Shurtape Technologies Tape Manufacturing & Distribution $31,400,000 100
TOTAL $123,035,036 529

2017 ANNOUNCEMENTS

Apple Data Center $1,000,000,000 -
Corning Optical Communications Fiber optic cable $67,000,000 210
Room & Board Distribution Center for furniture & accessories $12,870,000 13
Sutter Street Manufacturing Upholstered furniture manufacturing $1,900,000 72
Prysmian Group Fiber optic cable $53,800,000 50
Terra Mulch Products Mulch products $8,000,000 16
TOTAL $123,035,036 529