September Update & Focus: Rockingham County has seen an exciting 2017 with business expansion announcements in the county adding both investments and new jobs.
In February, the Wal-Mart Distribution Center announced an expansion with an investment of $.6 million and the addition of 123 new jobs at its location in Rockingham. This expansion greater advances warehousing and distribution in the area.
DanoneWave, the newly combined companies of Danone and legacy WhiteWave Foods, announced an expansion in October of its beverage manufacturing facility with a $60 million investment to the county. This expansion allows the plant to add new production capacity and expand its warehouse at the Mt. Crawford facility. By increasing capacity to DanoneWave’s existing operation, the facility will create 49 new jobs for the community and adds to the success of food and beverage manufacturing in the Shenandoah Valley.
To learn more about opportunities in Rockingham County, visit SVP’s property listing here. To learn more about doing business in Rockingham County, contact George Anas or visit www.ThinkRockingham.com.