Black & Decker growing

May 19, 2015 | Hancock EDC

GREENFIELD, IN – Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE: SWK) announced plans today to expand its operations here, creating up to 136 new jobs by 2018. The New Britain, Connecticut-based company will invest $7.69 million to renovate and equip its 220,0 …

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Duke Energy Marketing Grant Helping Attract New Businesses

May 15, 2015 | Hancock EDC

Plainfield, IN – A $15,000 Duke Energy Foundation grant will fund tools for the Hancock County Economic Development Council to market the county to new businesses. The grant will help launch a new website to attract businesses to Hancock County and hel …

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Tech Castings LLC Adding Jobs

April 28, 2015 | Hancock EDC

Shirley, IN — Tech Castings LLC – a private IN-based foundry specializing in investment casting of vacuum-melt superalloy turbine engine components serving a worldwide commercial and military aerospace customer base – was recently awarded grants and ta …

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HEDC Partners with Purdue University for “Economic Gardening” Program

April 9, 2015 | Hancock EDC

GREENFIELD, Ind. – April 9, 2015 – Hancock Economic Development Council (HEDC), a local economic development organization, is partnering with Purdue University on a program called “Economic Gardening” designed to provide “second stage” firms in the com …

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John Morrell Food Group adds distribution center

February 11, 2015 | Hancock EDC

GREENFIELD, IN (Feb. 11, 2015) – John Morrell Food Group, the oldest continuously-operating meat manufacturer in the country, announced plans today to locate a distribution center here, creating up to 260 new jobs by the end of 2016. “John Morrell’s ne …

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Mt Comfort cooler-freezer enterprise begins work in business park

January 29, 2015 | Hancock EDC

January 29, 2015 – MONT COMFORT, IN – Site preparation is underway in Mount Comfort for a 420,000-square-foot cooler-freezer distribution facility that officials said will bring about 200 jobs to the county when it’s completed. Nearly 80 acres are bein …

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Tsuda Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

November 18, 2014 | Hancock EDC

MEDIA ADVISORY – Nov. 18, 2014 Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann will join executives from Tsuda Industries Co., Ltd., a Japanese automotive parts supplier, on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in Greenfield for a ribbon cutting ceremony for the company’s first North …

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