Grafcor, Inc. Expanding, Creating 33 New Jobs at Richmond Facility

Grafcor, Incorporated, a large format printer and a division of Innomark Communications, will receive $105,000 in an Economic Development Income Tax (EDIT) Grant from the Economic Development Corporation (EDC) of Wayne County, Indiana. Innomark Communications plans to relocate a screen printing operation from a facility in Kentucky to the Grafcor plant located at 601 NW […]

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Hill’s Pet Nutrition Builds Training Center at Richmond Facility to Increase Workforce Skills

Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc., a large scale producer of pet nutrition for companion animals and a division of Colgate-Palmolive, will receive $10,000 in an Economic Development Income Tax (EDIT) Grant from the Economic Development Corporation (EDC) of Wayne County, Indiana.  Hill’s Pet Nutrition, located at 2325 Union Pike in Richmond, will invest more than $500,000 […]

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Perpetual Recycling Solutions Plans to Invest $5.2 Million in New Machinery, Building Improvements, and Employee Training

Perpetual Recycling Solutions, LLC, located at 1561 NW 11th Street in Richmond, will receive $25,000 in an Economic Development Income Tax (EDIT) Grant from the Economic Development Corporation (EDC) of Wayne County, Indiana.  The company plans to invest $5.2 million for new equipment, outdoor and building improvements, and employee training. The project will strengthen the […]

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Janesville Acoustics Announces New Jobs and New Location in Richmond

Janesville Acoustics, a unit of Milwaukee-headquartered Jason Industries, Inc., announced plans to establish a manufacturing plant in Richmond, creating up to 87 new jobs by 2016. The company plans to invest $10.62 million to lease, renovate and equip a portion of the Osborn building located in the Midwest Industrial Park at 2350 Salisbury Road. You […]

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Hagerstown Students Test for Work Ready Community

Wayne County took a big step toward their Certified Work Ready Community (CWRC) designation. Juniors and seniors at Hagerstown High School took ACT’s WorkKeys skills assessment test which will help them identify their strengths and potential career paths. The test results from the students will count toward the county’s effort to earn the CWRC designation. […]

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Primex Plastics Corporation Creates New Jobs, Adds New Equipment and New Training Program at Richmond, Indiana Headquarters

Primex Plastics Corporation, a subsidiary of ICC Industries, located at 1235 North F Street in Richmond will receive $70,000 in an Economic Development Income Tax (EDIT) Grant from the Economic Development Corporation (EDC) of Wayne County. The funds will be used to assist the company with a three-phase expansion project involving new equipment, a new […]

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Richmond Makes Top 5 Least Expensive Urban Areas

Once again Richmond ranks on the Top 10 Least Expensive Urban Areas list in the Cost of Living Index for the 3rd Quarter of 2014. This is the second time Richmond has made the Least Expensive list. Richmond moves up to fifth place on the list from 8th in the 1st Quarter. COLIMediaReleaseQ32014rev You can learn more about the cost […]

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