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An illustration of Camfil Air Pollution Control's new manufacturing facility in Jonesboro. 
Construction / Energy / Manufacturing / Real Estate

Camfil Air Pollution Control Breaks Ground on New $37M Facility

The company is another step closer to replacing a building that was destroyed by a tornado in early 2020. read more >
Mark Young
Manufacturing / Real Estate

Permit Spike Reflects Jonesboro’s Growth Heading Into 2019

Propelled by a handful of large commercial projects, the number of building permits in the city nearly doubled in 2018, with the total value of residential and commercial permits coming in near $288 million. read more >
Construction / Nonprofits / Real Estate / Transportation

Jonesboro Welcomes $20 Million Risever PlantLock Icon

Risever's $20 million 125,000-SF facility in Jonesboro, which will create 130 jobs, will be its first outside of China. read more >
The Nestlé plant in Jonesboro is running three food lines 24/7 these days. “Business has come on strong,” said Corey Dye, Jonesboro plant manager.
Manufacturing / Public Companies / Restaurants & Food / Retail

Delayed Growth of Nestlé Foods Regains Promise at Jonesboro Plant

Market forces stymied the envisioned ramp-up to 1,000 employees in the years that followed the Nestlé plant announcement in July 2001. But these days that number looks more attainable than ever. read more >
Government & Politics / Manufacturing

Jonesboro Industrial Park Gets $4M Upgrade

Jonesboro's city utility has completed $4 million in infrastructure improvements to the Craighead Technology Park as a way to help businesses there and attract new ones. read more >