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Japan-Based Manufacturer to Establish First U.S. Operations in Columbus, Indiana

COLUMBUS, INDIANA (Nov. 3, 2015) – Company officials from Japan-based Daiei Giken Kogyo Co., Ltd., announced today plans to locate the company’s first and only U.S. production site in Columbus, Indiana. The company is establishing Daiei, Inc., as a wholly-owned subsidiary and will initially invest $3 million in new equipment and expects to create up [...]

2017-07-31T09:18:55+00:00 November 3rd, 2015|News, Uncategorized|

Toyota Industrial Equipment Celebrates 25 Years with $16 Million Investment

COLUMBUS, INDIANA (Aug. 23,2015) – Toyota is reinvesting in its Columbus footprint once again, building a new national headquarters for its Material Handling division and adding amenities for the company’s expanding workforce And when the dust settles from this round of $16 million worth of new construction and remodeling in September 2016, additional Toyota investment [...]

2017-07-31T09:18:55+00:00 August 23rd, 2015|News, Uncategorized|

Columbus automotive manufacturer announces multimillion dollar expansion, creating 131 new jobs

COLUMBUS, INDIANA (May 20, 2015) –  Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies (FECT), a global manufacturer of automotive emissions control systems with North American headquarters based in Columbus, Indiana, announced plans today to expand its operations here with a new production facility. The plan will create up to 131 new jobs. “Indiana’s robust manufacturing sector is one [...]

2016-08-19T16:52:20+00:00 May 20th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|

Chicago Fed President Evans to Keynote Columbus EDB Annual Meeting

Wall Street, Indiana manufacturers, and Hoosier consumers all want to know when the Fed will raise interest rates, and a person who has a say in that decision will deliver remarks in Columbus, Indiana, during his keynote presentation at the Columbus Economic Development Board Annual Meeting, Monday, May 4, at 12:00 p.m. Charles L. Evans [...]

2017-07-31T09:18:55+00:00 March 30th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|