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DRT breaks ground on Georgia plant.

ATLANTA — French company DRT has broken ground for a turpentine distillation plant in Effingham County, the Atlanta Business Chronicle reported. The plant, which will be built on a 60-acre parcel in the Effingham County Industrial Park, will initially ...

The Home Depot hires 80,000 for spring.

ATLANTA — The Home Depot, the world’s largest home improvement retailer, is hiring more than 80,000 associates nationwide to ensure its nearly 2,000 stores are staffed and ready for the company’s busiest selling season. “There’s ...

Sitel adding 300 customer care positions in Augusta.

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Sitel, a leading global customer care provider, announced the availability of more than 300 new career opportunities at its Augusta customer experience center. Expanding needs for current customers, as well as the addition of new business ...

New frontiers for Georgia aerospace in 2016 (GA).

GEORGIA — The global aerospace industry continues steady growth with the U.S. continuing to the lead the way in international aerospace exports. While defense budgets are relatively flat, the commercial aviation market continues to grow, fueled by stea ...

Averna opens Innovation Lab in Atlanta (GA).

ATLANTA — Canada-based Averna, an industry-leading provider of test solutions and services for communications and electronics device-makers worldwide, announced the opening of an RF and FPGA Innovation Lab at its United States headquarters in Atlanta. ...

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 ...