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Campbell Soup and DHL Supply Chain Select Fayetteville For Distribution Center, Creating 140 Full-Time Jobs

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Campbell Soup Supply Company, LLC in partnership with DHL Supply Chain have announced that they have selected the Cedar Creek Business Center in Fayetteville for a new, state-of-the-art distribution center. Together, the companies plan to invest more than $40 million in the project. This will result in the creation of 140 full-time jobs in Cumberland   …Continue Reading


Kinlaw’s Supermarket Announces Expansion Project

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Kinlaw’s Supermarket, a locally owned and operated fresh produce and meat store, has announced that it will be moving forward on a renovation and expansion project at its headquarters in Fayetteville. This will result in the creation of 11 full-time jobs and a total capital investment of $515,000. Called “The Meat Store,” Kinlaw’s was established   …Continue Reading


K3 Enterprises, INC Announces Expansion in Downtown Fayetteville

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K3 Enterprises, INC, a local, woman-owned defense contractor, is moving forward on a substantial renovation of its Fayetteville headquarters that will create 32 high-paying jobs by mid-2018. This project will include a capital investment of $2,177,032 which was made possible through a $400,000 Rural Economic Development Grant from the NC Department of Commerce’s Building Reuse Program   …Continue Reading


Tidewater Transit Co., LLC Unveils Memorial Garden

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Tidewater Transit Co., LLC (TWT) recently unveiled a memorial garden at their location on Wilkes Road in Fayetteville that commemorates the sacrifice of veterans in the service of the United States Military. The memorial was created and donated by the employees of the company with Kevin Deibel, John Hart, and Jim and Kitty Conners building,   …Continue Reading


ACLC Announces Major Expansion In Downtown Fayetteville

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ACLC (Advanced Computer Learning Company), a leader in training development and delivery, software programs, and technology systems integration, has announced that they are immediately moving forward on a major expansion and renovation project which will base its headquarters in Fayetteville and result in the creation of 75 full-time jobs and $612,810 in investment in the   …Continue Reading


National Manufacturing Day 2017

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While it might not have been on everyone’s calendar, October 6th was National Manufacturing Day. This event is celebrated every first Friday in October with thousands of manufacturers opening their doors to students, teachers, parents, job seekers, and other community members. The day is also an appropriate time to reflect on this important sector of   …Continue Reading


FCEDC Welcomes New Staff Members

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The Fayetteville Cumberland Economic Development Corporation (FCEDC) is pleased to announce two new additions to their team.  Teddy Warner is now serving as Director of Business Development and Jimmy Abbatiello is the new Manager of Marketing & Communications.  These hires return the organization’s team to its full strength. Warner has a substantial background in economic   …Continue Reading


FCEDC Launches “Labor Interest Survey”

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Retailer Evaluating Workforce in Greater Fayetteville Area for Distribution Center Community is asking for potential workers to participate in “Interest Survey” FAYETTEVILLE, NC –A well-known direct to consumer fulfillment operation is considering Fayetteville as one possible location for a large distribution center to handle internet orders.  This e-commerce fulfillment center would hire hundreds of full-time and   …Continue Reading


eClerx Selects Fayetteville for New Facility – Creating 40 Jobs

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eClerx Customer Operations Announces New Fayetteville Location Company to add 40 jobs by June 1, 2017 FAYETTEVILLE, NC – eClerx Customer Operations today announced immediate plans for a new delivery center, to be located at 235 N. McPherson Church Road. The company looks to immediately begin hiring and plans to hire 40 new employees by   …Continue Reading


Blue Cross Blue Shield Announcement

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The Economic Development Alliance of Fayetteville and Cumberland County, North Carolina, is pleased to announce that Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina will be locating a regional service center in Fayetteville. According to BCBSNC, the center is expected to bring over 100 jobs by mid-2015, with about 50 by the end of 2014. Hiring   …Continue Reading