Relocations and expansions 2013

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2013 Relocations & Expansions

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Company

Type of Business

Projected
New Jobs

Industry

Date

Electrolux

North American Headquarters

810

Home Appliances

12/20

AIG

Technology center

230

Insurance

12/10

Jabian Consulting

Management and tech consulting

100

Consulting

10/30

HUBER+SUHNER

US Headquarters

50

Telecommunications

10/25

Rotech

Medical equipment for home use

200

Medical

10/24

flexi - Bogdahn Int'l

US Headquarters

5+

Sales & Distribution

10/23

Octapharma Plasma, Inc.

Plasma Fractionator

45

Medical

10/10

Progressive Funding Solutions, LLC (PFS)

Commercial Lending & Private Equity (EB-5)

N/A

Financial services

10/2

KenCord BioTherapeutics, LLC

Sales & Manufacturing Prescription Medications

200

Sales & Manufacturing

10/2

Getzner Werkstoffe GmbH

US Headquarters

4+

Manufacturing

8/27

Cedar Fair

Entertainment Company

15+

Entertainment

8/26

Yodle

Online Marketing

130

Professional Services

8/20

Learning Tree

Education / Training

N/A

IT / Management

8/8

GIZ - German federal agency

Education / Training

3

Manufacturing

7/11

Tropical Nut & Fruit

US Headquarters

10

Manufacturing/Retail

7/3

Argol America

US Headquarters

20

HQ / Logistics

4/25

Pactera

US Headquarters

200

IT Consulting & Technology

4/22

BlackGold Biofuels

Recycling Facility

15

Retail Services

4/22

m_PAC USA

US Headquarters

3-5

Sales & Distribution

4/11

RPS Robot Protection Systems

US Headquarters

3

Sales & Distribution

4/9

SCHLEICH

US Headquarters

60

HQ / Logistics

4/2

XPO Logistics

Transportation Logistics

287

Professional Services

3/26

Tides and Times Group USA

Hardwood lumber exporter

30

HQ / Manufacturing

3/26

Kübler Group

Technology manufacturer

3+

Manufacturing

3/19

Masterwork USA

US Headquarters

30

Manufacturing

3/14

MetLife

Operations center

1,300+

Financial services

3/7

Otto Environmental Systems

Plastics manufacturer

32

Manufacturing

3/6

AREVA

Corporate headquarters

130

Energy Services

3/4

Rack Room Shoes

Corporate headquarters

87

Retail

3/1

Convergys

Customer service call center

1,600+

Professional Services

2/20

Siser USA

Solar panel installation

10

Professional Services

2/11

AllFit

Exercise equipment installation

50

Retail Services

2/7

InVue Security

Security products for retail

70

Professional Services

2/1

 

Total
5,534+    
 

Source: Charlotte Chamber of Commerce

 

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