Category Archives: Georgia

LINDE + WIEMANN expansion will bring 200 jobs to Hart.

ATLANTA — The Georgia Department of Economic Development announced that German-based LINDE + WIEMANN GmbH KG, a leading manufacturer of complex structural steel systems to automotive OEM’s worldwide, will establish a U.S.-based assembly operation with ...

Luma Sleep will hire 8 for customer service jobs (GA).

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Luma Sleep, an Internet retailer of luxury beds, plans to open a customer contact center in Milledgeville. Based in Milledgeville, Luma Sleep is owned by Apollo Mattress. Both are located at 286 Jones Drive. The company announced th ...

JFA will locate HQ, R&D in LaGrange (GA).

LAGRANGE, Ga. — Jindal Films Americas LLC (JFA), the largest manufacturer of polypropylene, will relocate its U.S. research and development center and national headquarters to LaGrange. JFA will expand an existing manufacturing facility in LaGrange, cre ...

InComm will add 275 jobs in Atlanta.

ATLANTA — InComm, a payment and transaction technology company, will create 275 jobs and invest $20 million in the metro Atlanta. InComm makes and operates gift card programs for major retailers and brands. It also operates prepaid wireless programs and ...

Georgia jobless rate drops to 5.7 percent in October.

ATLANTA – Georgia’s jobless rate dropped to 5.7 percent in October, down one-tenth of a percentage point from 5.8 percent in September. The rate was 6.8 percent in October 2014. “A strong over-the-month increase of 29,000 jobs helped push our unempl ...

Automation Personnel needs 120 laborers.

GRIFFIN, Ga. — The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help Automation Personnel Services recruit about 120 general production laborers to work in Butts County. The recruitment will be held Tuesday, Dec. 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the GDOL’s Gr ...

IBM will base two new sports units in Atlanta.

ATLANTA — IBM has launched two new ventures with the goal of helping sports enterprises to integrate their marketing efforts. The IBM Sports, Entertainment and Fan Experience and the Sport and Entertainment Global Consortium are both based in Atlanta. ...