Remington Firearms is locating headquarters and adding a new manufacturing facility in Right to Work LaGrange, Georgia. In order to do this, this oldest firearm manufacturer in the US is investing $100 million. This will also mean lots of new jobs. In fact, they plan to create a total of 856 new jobs. So this will be a great addition to Troup County’s economy!
From Area Development Magazine:
“We are very excited to come to Georgia, a state that not only welcomes business but enthusiastically supports and welcomes companies in the firearms industry. […] Everyone involved in this process has shown how important business is to the state and how welcoming they are to all businesses, including the firearms industry.” […]
“Georgia’s firearms industry is responsible for thousands of jobs and millions of dollars of investment in our communities. […] I am a proud owner of some of Remington’s first-class product. And now, I am excited to welcome them to their new home in the Peach State. […] I look forward to seeing the oldest firearms manufacturer in America thrive in Georgia’s pro-business environment.” […]
“For more than two centuries, Remington Arms has been a part of the fabric of our country. And for many of us who grew up with a strong connection to the outdoors and a love of outdoor sports, a trusted brand like Remington has been interwoven into our lives. […] This makes it all the more exciting for us to see Remington Firearms locate their global headquarters and advanced manufacturing operations in Georgia where they will join a strong community of great companies who call this state home.”AREA DEVELOPMENT MAGAZINE
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