Recent News

Cybersecurity Firm to Expand, Establish Headquarters in Stafford County

February 13, 2020

GRIMM to invest $435,000 and create 23 new high-tech jobs

Specialized Truck Manufacturer to Double Production in Bedford County

February 4, 2020

Custom Truck One Source to invest $2.6 million in expansion, creating 61 new jobs

ePac to Establish Advanced Manufacturing Operation in Henrico County

February 3, 2020

ePac Flexible Packaging to invest $6.5 million in new facility, create 35 new jobs

Acesur to Invest $11 Million to Locate First U.S. Production Facility in City of Suffolk

January 31, 2020

Operation will incorporate olive oil bottling, blending, and packaging for domestic and international distribution, creating 29 new jobs 

Mack Trucks to Launch New Medium-Duty Product Line in Roanoke County

January 30, 2020

Mack to invest $13 million to establish new operation, create 250 manufacturing jobs

Screen Printing Company Creating 118 New Jobs in Carroll County

January 29, 2020

Blue Ridge Designs, LLC to invest $2.28 million to grow manufacturing operation

Virginia Economic Review

Each issue of Virginia Economic Review will provide an insider look at Virginia’s economy, its diverse array of world-class companies, its amazing talent, and its stunning natural beauty, as well as insights from national thought leaders.

Virginia Economic Review 4th Quarter Big Data

Fourth Quarter 2019

This issue explores how the explosion of data is remaking business across industries and the role Virginia continues to play in that explosion.

Third Quarter Publication

Third Quarter 2019

This issue explores the various dimensions of America’s rural growth challenge and how Virginia is seeking to leverage its distinctive strengths to buck national trends.

Case Studies


Grupo Phoenix Finds the Perfect Package in Virginia

Grupo Phoenix first established its North American headquarters in Pulaski County in 2010. By 2017, the company had expanded four times at the manufacturing operation, for a total of $106.2 million in capital investment and 585 new jobs.


Carry-On Trailer Finds Creative Talent Solutions in the Commonwealth

Carry-On Trailer's manufacturing operation in Westmoreland County had experienced a steady increase in demand since its establishment in 2004, and the next phase of the company's growth entailed extending its market reach into the Northeast and Canada.

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