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Taiwan-Based Shini Plastics Technologies, LLC Chooses Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta

Posted by on Apr 4, 2014 in Featured, Global, Global Business, Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases, Successes | Comments Off

Taiwan-Based Shini Plastics Technologies, LLC Chooses Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta

Equipment supplier opens Americas Headquarters, invests $4 million in City of Suwanee (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) April 4, 2014 – A subsidiary of Shini Group, Shini Plastics Technologies, LLC, in partnership with Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development, celebrated the opening of its new Americas Headquarters and Technical & Logistics Center in Gwinnett County, Georgia. The announcement represents the first U.S. presence for the company and initially brings 10 new jobs and $4 million in capital investment to the metro Atlanta community. The...

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Diversified Labeling Solutions Expands in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta

Posted by on Apr 3, 2014 in Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases | Comments Off

Diversified Labeling Solutions Expands in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta

Labeling manufacturer more than doubles footprint, creates 15 jobs (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) April 3, 2014 – Diversified Labeling Solutions (DLS), in partnership with Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development, celebrated the opening of its new, expanded facility in Gwinnett County, Georgia today. One of the largest independently owned label companies in the country, DLS’ expansion represents $1 million in investment and 15 production jobs for the metro Atlanta community. “We are excited to open this expanded, state-of-the-art facility in...

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Gwinnett-Based Millennium Mat Company Expands Corporate Headquarters

Posted by on Mar 25, 2014 in Featured, Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases, Successes | Comments Off

Gwinnett-Based Millennium Mat Company Expands Corporate Headquarters

Manufacturer to add 50 new jobs at metro Atlanta facility (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) March 25, 2014 – Millennium Mat Company, the second largest manufacturer of industrial mats in the United States, joined Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development and the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) to announce the relocation and expansion of its headquarter and manufacturing operations in Gwinnett County, metro Atlanta. The announcement represents 50 new jobs and $9.5 million in capital investment for the community over the next five years....

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Global Shipping Company Creates 160 Jobs in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta

Posted by on Mar 18, 2014 in Featured, Georgia, Global, Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases | Comments Off

Global Shipping Company Creates 160 Jobs in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta

United Arab Shipping Company invests multi-millions in City of Peachtree Corners (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) March 18, 2014 – Gov. Nathan Deal, in partnership with Georgia Department of Economic Development and Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development, announced today that United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) will relocate its North American headquarters to Gwinnett County and the City of Peachtree Corners, investing double-digit millions and creating 160 new jobs for the community. “The strength of our ports is attracting global logistics...

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Gwinnett-based AKESOgen Awarded Contract by Department of Veterans Affairs

Posted by on Mar 5, 2014 in Featured, Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases | Comments Off

Gwinnett-based AKESOgen Awarded Contract by Department of Veterans Affairs

Metro Atlanta biotech company to collaborate with the Million Veteran Program on genotyping of veterans (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) March 5, 2014 – AKESOgen, in collaboration with Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development, announced the Department of Veterans Affairs has awarded it a $7.5 million contract for genotyping of veteran samples as part of the Million Veteran Program (MVP). The award encompasses the genotyping of 105,000 veterans in the first year of a five-year contract. “The VA’s Million Veteran Program is one of the largest genetic...

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Power Stow Launches US Headquarters in Norcross, Gwinnett County

Posted by on Feb 17, 2014 in Featured, Georgia, Global, Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases | Comments Off

Power Stow Launches US Headquarters in Norcross, Gwinnett County

Advanced manufacturer locates in Opportunity Zone, creating 25 jobs (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) February 17, 2014 – Denmark-based Power Stow, in partnership with Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development and Georgia Department of Economic Development, announced it will open its US headquarters in the City of Norcross, Gwinnett County, Georgia. Power Stow, a manufacturer and marketer of a versatile belt loader extension for use in the Airline and Air Cargo industries, will bring 25 jobs over the next three years to the community. “Before launching...

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Life Science Company, AKESOgen, Expands Footprint in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta

Posted by on Dec 18, 2013 in Featured, Georgia, Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases, Successes | Comments Off

Life Science Company, AKESOgen, Expands Footprint in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta

Company triples space, plans for future growth (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) December 18, 2013 – Genomics and biorepository services company, AKESOgen, Inc., joined Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development and the Georgia Department of Economic Development to announce its expansion and new location in Gwinnett County, metro Atlanta, Georgia. AKESOgen will more than triple its square footage with its move to a 13,727-square-foot facility, located at 3155 Northwoods Place in the City of Peachtree Corners. The company expects to add up to an additional...

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VetConnexx Announces Location in Greater Gwinnett Place Opportunity Zone

Posted by on Nov 25, 2013 in Featured, Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases, Successes | Comments Off

VetConnexx Announces Location in Greater Gwinnett Place Opportunity Zone

Call center to create more than 300 jobs for veterans in County (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) November 25, 2013 – VetConnexx, in partnership with Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development, announced it will bring more than 300 jobs to Gwinnett County, metro Atlanta with the opening of its Customer Service Contact Center. The site positions VetConnexx within the Greater Gwinnett Place Opportunity Zone, the County’s newest incentive zone in the Gwinnett Place area. “Creative companies such as VetConnexx lay the foundation for tomorrow’s IT...

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The Dennis Group, LLC Announces New Office Location in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta

Posted by on Nov 1, 2013 in Featured, Georgia, Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases, Successes | Comments Off

The Dennis Group, LLC Announces New Office Location in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta

Planning and engineering firm to create 35 new jobs (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) November 1, 2013 – The Dennis Group, LLC joined with Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development to announce the opening of the company’s newest location in Gwinnett County, metro Atlanta. Located at 2445 Commerce Ave., Building 2300, in the Duluth area, the facility represents the national firm’s most recent expansion. “Georgia has become a hub for innovative companies like The Dennis Group to expand and grow,” said Chris Carr, Commissioner of the Georgia Department of...

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Lapp Group Opens Regional Office and Distribution Center in Gwinnett County

Posted by on Oct 25, 2013 in Global, Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases | Comments Off

Lapp Group Opens Regional Office and Distribution Center in Gwinnett County

Germany-based company expands footprint in metro Atlanta (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) October 25, 2013 – Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development and Georgia Department of Economic Development joined Lapp Group to announce the opening of its regional office and distribution center in Gwinnett, metro Atlanta earlier today. Germany-based Lapp Group, which employs more than 3,000 people worldwide, celebrated the occasion with a Grand Opening, attended by both local and state representatives. The 25,000-square-foot facility will house 15 new jobs for...

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