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. In the last five years (2017-2021) the EDC assisted in the creation of over 3,200 jobs and $2.7 billion in investment. Selected announcements for the most years recent include:

2021 ANNOUNCEMENTS

Apple Inc. Data Center $448,000,000 -
Gusmer Enterprises Filtration Media & Devices $38,200,000 73
Bassett Furniture Upholstered Furniture $897,000 117
Room & Board Distribution Center Expansion $9,000,000 6
Prysmian Group Optical Fiber $50,000,000 50
Corning Optical Communications Fiber Cable $150,000,000 200
Everything Attachments Farm/Landscaping Equipment $20,039,000 147
Poppelmann Plastics Plastics $19,000,000 100
WestRock Paperboard Packaging $47,000,000 50
Sherrill Furniture Upholstered Furniture $2,096,000 90
CommScope Fiber Cable $50,000,000 100
The Print Path Graphic Design/POP Display $1,455,000 10

2020 ANNOUNCEMENTS

Arhaus Distribution & Manufacturing of Residential Furniture $26,000,000 67
State Bureau of Investigation Government Department $1,102,855 40
Atriax Group Architectural & Engineering Services (HQ) $1,200,000 11
D9 Brewing Craft Brewery $1,050,000 26
MaxPax LLC Contract Packaging Services $9,550,000 300
Crate & Barrel Distribution of Residential Furniture $38,500,000 150
PurThermal Powder Coating Services $500,000 10
Lake Park Spec Spec Building $2,500,000 0
RMC Advanced Technologies Composite Parts for Heavy Duty Trucks $7,000,000 49
NuFabrx Next-Generation Medical Textiles $4,000,000 10
American Fuji Seal Plastic Packaging $52,000,000 101

SELECT ANNOUNCEMENTS (2016-2019)

Corning Incorporated Optical Communication $60,000,000 110
Sugar Leaf Labs Hemp CBD production $1,200,000 30
ITM Pharma & Cancer Treatment $17,000,000 137
Shurtape Technologies Tape Manufacturing & Distribution $31,400,000 100
Star Snax Tortilla Chip Manufacturer $5,800,000 40
Cataler Automotive Catalysts $42,000,000 151
Design Foundry Maker of Residential Home Furnishings $3,133,000 202
Prysmian Group Fiber Optic Cables $53,800,000 50
GKN e-Powertrain Automotive Driveline Components $110,000,000 143