SIG SAUER Looks to Right to Work Arkansas for Expansion
SIG SAUER has plans to expand its manufacturing soon in Right to Work Jacksonville, Arkansas. In order to accomplish this, the company is investing a total of $150 million toward the project. As a result, they will also create 625 new jobs. So this will be an incredible economic development! This just goes to show how Right to Work states encourage economic growth.
From Area Development Magazine:
â€œWe are incredibly excited about expanding our ammunition operations here in Jacksonville and building upon years of success in Arkansas. This opportunity has proven itself essential to the growth and sustainment of our ammunition business, and further enforces our commitment to the Arkansas community and workforce.â€ […]
â€œSIG SAUER is a major part of our stateâ€™s firearms and ammunition industry, and we are proud that this global leader continues to expand in Jacksonville. […] SIGâ€™s success in Arkansas is a testament to the stateâ€™s experienced workforce and the business-friendly climate that fosters companiesâ€™ growth.â€
â€œSIG Sauer has a wonderful growth story and has become a regional employer of choice since they first invested in Jacksonville in 2016. […] This significant expansion further solidifies Metro Little Rock as a nationwide leader in the ammunition and shooting sports industries.â€AREA DEVELOPMENT MAGAZINE
To read the previous economic update on Right to Work states, click here.