Owens Corning will soon be expanding in Fort Smith, Arkansas. This will include adding on a new 550,000 square foot building, as well as creating 5 new jobs. So this will provide new opportunities for those in the area. This shows how Right to Work states are ideal because companies like this one continue to grow here.
From Area Development Magazine:
“We’re proud to have been part of the Fort Smith community for more than three decades and we look forward to future growth. With this new state-of-the-art facility, Owens Corning is investing in the future of Fort Smith and our business.” […]
“[This company] is a valued member of the Fort Smith business community, and homeowners across the state have trusted the company’s products for decades. […] I’m pleased that [they continue] to have confidence in our state.” […]
“The Owens Corning expansion is a perfect example of the partnership between the Arkansas Department of Commerce, Chamber and the City of Fort Smith and how we work together toward one unified goal. […] The focus with this project was economic development and job retention/creation. Owens Corning has a great reputation in the region and having them recognize our resources and top-notch workforce is one of the strongest endorsements possible.”AREA DEVELOPMENT MAGAZINE
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