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 •  October 6

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Automotive supplier Denso announced plans Friday to invest $1 billion and create more than 1,000 new jobs in its main Tennessee facility to meet growing demand for electric vehicle parts. The investment is aimed at making the Maryville plant the Japanese company’s primary manufacturer in North American for electrification...

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 •  August 2, 2016

HAZLEHURST, Miss. (AP) - State officials say McNeely Plastics, a plastic products manufacturer, is investing $6.5 million in an expansion of its operations and creating 25 new jobs. A state news release on Tuesday said McNeely Plastics has expanded its operations by moving into a 59,000-square-foot, county-owned facility in the Copiah County...

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 •  June 25, 2016

RANDOM LAKE, Wis. (AP) - Near the southern border of Sheboygan County, a small but fast-growing manufacturing shop now stands as the epicenter for what’s become one of the beer industry’s more creative marketing tools - the tap handle. Over the past decade, AJS and Associates has been rolling out increasingly elaborate tap handles as brewers seek...

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 •  February 14, 2012

ANNAPOLIS — Lobbyists represent all kinds of clients in the state capital — even plastic grocery bags.
Plastic-bag manufacturers are fighting efforts by Prince George’s County lawmakers to pass a proposed 5-cent bag tax in the county, which supporters say would reduce littering and pollution.
While some taxpayers have voiced opposition to the tax, ...