Mohawk Industries To Acquire New Manufacturing Operation, Add Jobs In Upstate New York

Mohawk Industries To Acquire New Manufacturing Operation, Add Jobs In Upstate New York.

Business Facilities (4/9) reports that Mohawk Industries, a “global manufacturer of residential and commercial flooring products,” has announced that it “will purchase new equipment and expand its manufacturing operation in Carroll County, VA.” Plant Manager Ed Spivey is quoted saying, “We are excited to expand production in Hillsville and appreciate the opportunity to continue providing great jobs in the Commonwealth. “Operating a growing business means creating continued opportunities for the people in this community.” In addition, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) is quoted saying, “Mohawk Industries is an important corporate steward of Carroll County and the Commonwealth, and we are pleased the company has decided to reinvest in Virginia, securing its future longevity in the region. This win can be attributed to the region’s strong workforce, infrastructure, and competitive business climate. The Albany (NY) Business Review (4/9, Cooper, Subscription Publication) also reports.