TH Plastics warehouse to be built in 2015

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FINDLAY, OHIO – Construction of a 71,400-square-foot warehouse, employing 19, is planned to be complete by late 2015 or early 2016 in Westfield Business Park, west of Interstate 75. The TH Plastics warehouse would serve the nearby TH Plastics factory, which makes appliance and car moldings at 101 Bentley Court in the business park. It… Read more »

Rowmark Expands Operations with New Manufacturing Facility

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FINDLAY, OHIO – Rowmark announces that it will expand its operations with the construction of a state-of-the-art 78,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility, as the NEW headquarters for its engravable sheet division business. This expansion is a result of Rowmark’s continued, fast-paced growth and increasing capacity as the leading manufacturer of highly engineered extruded plastic sheet… Read more »

Freudenberg-NOK’s Ohio facility named Best Plants finalist

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FINDLAY, OHIO—Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies’ fluid power automotive lead center in Findlay has been selected as a finalist in the 2014 IndustryWeek Best Plants competition, which the firm said recognizes the best manufacturing facilities in North America. Freudenberg said its Findlay plant is a lean benchmark among its 23 facilities operating in the Americas. The plant… Read more »

Findlay Project given $325,000 in Tax Credits State Award to Help Restore 2 Historic Buildings

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FINDLAY, OHIO – A downtown Findlay redevelopment plan will receive $325,000 in state historic preservation tax credits, the only northwest Ohio project to receive the boost in this award cycle. Buildings near the Hancock County Courthouse will be transformed into a mixed-use project to include commercial office space and six apartments, according to the Ohio… Read more »

Cooper Tire plans Findlay technical center $35.5 million facility to centralize company research, development

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FINDLAY, OHIO – A soon-to-be-developed technical center in Findlay will centralize Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s top-level research and development and eventually influence products made the world over. The company plans to spend $35.5 million to develop the site, which is on the campus of Cooper’s global headquarters. The idea, officials say, is to have… Read more »

McLane Co. Plans 425 New Jobs in Findlay Distribution Facility to be Built for $119M

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FINDLAY, OHIO – The McLane Co. Inc., a wholesale grocery products distributor, said on Tuesday that it plans to build a $119 million distribution facility in Findlay that will create an estimated 425 full-time jobs. McLane, a $44 billion firm that supplies convenience stores, mass merchandisers, drug stores, and chain restaurants, plans to construct a… Read more »

Findlay moving forward with downtown revitalization plan

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FINDLAY, OHIO – (Toledo News Now) Findlay City Council has taken the next step in improving safety in the city’s downtown. In a unanimous vote, council members gave Service and Safety Director Paul Schmelzer permission to apply for the ODOT transportation alternatives program grant. The grant would go towards the city’s downtown revitalization plan which… Read more »

Marathon Petroleum further expands its unshakeable commitment to its hometown.

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FINDLAY, OHIO – Marathon Petroleum further expands its unshakeable commitment to its hometown. Marathon Petroleum Corp. spun off from Houston-based Marathon Oil in 2011. But it’s been a bedrock presence in Findlay, Ohio, part of the Toledo metro area, for more than 125 years, and employs more than 1,800 people in the area. A new… Read more »

American Electric citing business park’s potential

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Findlay Commerce Park, southwest of the Interstate 75-Hancock County 99 interchange, is ideal for businesses handling banking, credit card and marketing data, American Electric Power said Monday. The site at Findlay’s north edge is one of only two in American Electric Power’s service area in Ohio to win the distinction. Hilliard is the other. American… Read more »