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VW to invest $340 million in new 5-seat, Chattanooga-built SUV

Volkswagen pledged Monday to spend $340 million to build a third vehicle in Chattanooga. Read more at:  

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Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative to bring high-speed internet to Marion County

Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) recently announced the launch of a new subsidiary, SVEConnect that will bring high-speed internet service to SVEC members in Marion County. Read more at:

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Auto supplier investing $190 million, adding 320 jobs in Athens, TN

Auto parts maker Denso Manufacturing unveiled plans for its fourth expansion since 2013 at its huge Athens factory. The company plans to add 320 people to its workforce and invest…

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75 Regional Commerce Park Designated as a Select Tennessee Certified Site

The McMinn County Economic Development Agency secured certified site designation for the 75 Regional Commerce Park, a 148.5 acre site, located at Pleasant Grove Road in Sweetwater, Tennessee. Read more…

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Shaw Invests $42 Million at Meigs County, Tennessee Carpet Plant

Shaw industries Group, Inc. (Shaw) announced plans to invest more than $42 Million in Meigs County, Tennessee and will create 75 new jobs. Read more at:  

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Bluegrass Underground Moves to Grundy County, Tennessee

Bluegrass Underground, the international concert destination and 13-time EMMY award-winning PBS music series, has found a new permanent home in The Caverns, located in Grundy County near Pelham, TN, at…

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New Jobs Coming to Pikeville

1,000 new jobs headed to Bledsoe County. On Monday, Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and Textile Corporation of America Inc. officials announced…

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Tennessee Business Expansions On Rise Across State

In 2016, Tennessee was named State of the Year for Economic Development by Southern Business & Development Magazine based on project totals and the variety of industries that invested in…

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Nokian Tyres announces new facility in Dayton, creates 400 jobs

Nokian Tyres will create at least 400 new jobs and invest $360 million in the facility, which represents the largest foreign direct investment in Rhea County’s history. Read more at:…

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Lodge Manufacturing constructs biggest building in Marion County

Lodge Manufacturing is in the midst of a $90 million expansion of its South Pittsburg foundry where all of its products are forged and packaged. The foundry expansion is scheduled…

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