Published Thursday, April 25, 2019
Bowling Green, Ky. (April 25, 2019) - General Motors announced today they will be adding a second shift and more than 400 hourly jobs at its Bowling Green, Kentucky Assembly plant to support production of the Next Generation Corvette, which will be revealed on July 18, 2019.
"The Corvette's iconic status owes so much to the men and women of Bowling Green, more»
Published Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Bowling Green, Ky. (April 10, 2019) - Today, Alpla, Inc. celebrated the groundbreaking of their new facility in the Kentucky Transpark. This $6.9 million project includes the addition of 60,000 square-feet of warehouse space.
Alpla employs over 20,000 people at their 178 locations across 46 countries and spanning 5 continents. Alpla's original more»
Published Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Today, Kobelco Aluminum Products & Extrusions Inc. announced the expansion of their facility on Kobe Way in Bowling Green. This expansion will create 90 new jobs and represent a $42 million capital investment that includes the addition of one melting furnace, one extrusion press, and fabrication equipment allowing Kobelco to meet the needs of their more»
Published Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Today, Pan-Oston announced plans for their expansion in Bowling Green, purchasing the Dominion 2 building located on Jody Richards Drive. This project will bring $3.15 million in capital investment and create approximately 30 new jobs.
Since 1968, Pan-Oston has grown to become an industry leader in retail technology solutions, checkout lanes, and retail more»
Published Thursday, December 13, 2018
Citing ever increasing demand for their products and technologies in the commercial vehicle marketplace, Bendix Spicer Foundation Brake LLC (BSFB) has continued to grow in Bowling Green, prompting the addition of over 140 production jobs over the past four years. The jobs resulted from expansion projects announced in 2014 and 2015 by BSFB that totaled more more»
Published Friday, November 9, 2018
The Kentucky Association for Economic Development (KAED) held its Annual Kentucky Economic Forum this November 7-9 where Ron Bunch, CEcD, President and CEO of the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce, was named Board Chair for 2019. He will begin his term January 1, 2019.
KAED consists of more than 600 members representing 355 unique companies. Its more»
Published Wednesday, October 31, 2018
The Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce honored 18 businesses with awards Tuesday night at the annual Targeted Business and Industry Banquet held at the Sloan Convention Center. Henkel received the top award of the evening, the John B. Holland Business of the Year Award.
The banquet is held each year in conjunction with Targeted Business and Industry more»
Published Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Today, City Commission approved a Memorandum of Agreement with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet to authorize $730,000 of state funding for the design, right-of-way, and utility phases for the Southwest Parkway from Russellville Road to Kobe Way in the South Central Kentucky Industrial Park ("SCKIP"). The project is intended to relieve commercial traffic more»