Specialty Snack Company to Expand in Henrico County, Creating 60 New Jobs

July 19, 2021

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Red River Foods, Inc., a U.S.

SimpliSafe to Add Second Operation in Henrico County, Creating Over 250 New Jobs

July 15, 2021

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that SimpliSafe, a leading producer of self-installed home security systems, will invest more than $3 million to expand operations in Henrico County.

Xaloy to Return to Virginia, Reopen Pulaski Manufacturing Facility

July 15, 2021

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Xaloy, a leading manufacturer of plastic processing components for injection and extrusion machinery, will move its barrel manufacturing operation from Ohio back to Virginia and reopen its…

Twelve Companies Selected to Participate in Virginia Leaders in Export Trade Program

July 15, 2021

RICHMOND—The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) today announced the acceptance of 12 companies into its two-year Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) program.

MI Technical Solutions to Expand Facility in Chesapeake

July 2, 2021

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that MI Technical Solutions, Inc.

Governor Northam Announces $1.5 Million to Support Restoration of Brownfield Sites

July 2, 2021

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that approximately $1.5 million in Site Remediation Grants from the Virginia Brownfields Restoration and Economic Redevelopment Assistance Fund (VBAF) will be awarded to six localities, which…

Nestlé Purina PetCare to invest $182 Million in King William County

June 30, 2021

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Nestlé Purina PetCare Company, a leading manufacturer of pet care products, will invest $182 million to expand its manufacturing operation in King William County to support growing consumer…

Lumber Exporting Company to Establish Operations in Suffolk

June 29, 2021

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Kristi Corporation, a global supplier of industrial raw material for aluminum and steel metallurgical industries, will invest $1.1 million to establish a log load and fumigation facility at…

CarLotz to Expand in Richmond, Creating 192 New Jobs

June 11, 2021

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that CarLotz (NASDAQ: LOTZ), the nation’s largest consignment-to-retail used vehicle marketplace, will retain and expand its headquarters in the City of Richmond, creating 192 new jobs.

StarKist Co. to Relocate Headquarters from Pittsburgh to Fairfax County

June 10, 2021

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that StarKist Co., a leading seafood and chicken producer in the United States, will invest $3.6 million to relocate its corporate and administrative headquarters operations from Pittsburgh to…