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Tyson Foods, Monogram Refrigeration and U.S. Tsubaki this week announced major expansions to their operations in Tennessee. In total, the three companies plan to invest more than $125 million and create approximately 600 jobs in Tennessee. Tyson is investing approximately $80 million to double its capacity in Union City and create more than 300 jobs. Monogram plans to create 210 jobs as part of a $9.3 million expansion in Selmer: http://www.tnecd.com/news/436/governor-haslam-commissioner-rolfe-announce-monogram-refrigeration-llc-to-expand-in-mcnairy-county/ And U.S. Tsubaki will invest nearly $36 million to build an expanded plant in Portland and create 70 new jobs: http://www.tnecd.com/news/437/us-tsubaki-automotive-llc-to-expand-in-portland/
TNECD Commissioner Bob Rolfe outlines the importance of British Airways' new London to Nashville flight, which was announced last week. "British Airways’ decision to begin a direct flight to Nashville in May 2018 boils down to one simple thing: Nashville and Middle Tennessee are now undoubtedly on the international stage. From both a tourism and business expansion perspective, this new direct flight to London offers tremendous promise for Tennessee’s economy."
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