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Posted on: October 18, 2019

HILLSTONE ADVANTAGE PARTNERS, LLC ANNOUNCES HI PACK BUSINESS PARK, A NEW OPPORTUNITY ZONE DEVELOPMEN

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A new business park is being developed at 3000 Hi Pack Drive, just northeast of the Auburn-Opelika Airport between Pepperell Parkway and Frederick Road. The park is located in a qualified opportunity zone in Opelika, Ala., offering potential tax advantage...

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Economic Development
Posted on: June 19, 2019

Hanwha and West Fraser Announce Expansion in Opelika

Opelika Mayor Gary Fuller announced today that two existing Opelika manufacturing companies – West Fraser, Inc. and Hanwha Advanced Materials America– will be expanding.

Mayor Gary Fuller stated, “We are delighted at the commitment West Fraser and Hanwha a...

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Economic Development
Posted on: March 28, 2019

CITY OF OPELIKA ECONCOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR BRINGS HOME 2019 SITE SELECTORS GUILD EXCELLENCE AWA

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The City of Opelika is honored to acknowledge Lori Huguley, CEcD, Opelika’s Economic Development Director, for receiving the 2019 Site Selectors Guild Excellence in Economic Development Award during the Guild’s annual conference held t...

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Economic Development
Posted on: March 6, 2019

YONGSAN AUTOMOTIVE USA ESTABLISHING NEW FACILITY IN OPELIKA, ALABAMA

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OPELIKA, Ala. – During the Opelika City Council Meeting, Opelika Mayor Gary Fuller announced that Yongsan Automotive USA, Inc. will be establishing its first U.S. location in Opelika, Ala. The company will lease an existing building on Jeter Ave...

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Economic Development
Posted on: May 7, 2018

Dinan Engineering Relocates to Opelika

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Opelika is shaping up to be a center of performance automotive aftermarket technology. Dinan, a company known for performance hardware and software for BMW, Mercedes & Mini vehicles has announced a relocation to Alabama.

The move represents a consolida...

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Economic Development
Posted on: March 29, 2018

Opelika Excited for Business Opportunities and Growth

In Opelika, businesses and job opportunities are growing. The Opelika City Council has recently approved three business expansions and additions, totaling almost $22 million.

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Mando America and Pharmavite Look To Expand

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Auto supplier Mando America Corp. will be investing more than $10 million in building expansion and new machinery. And vitamin, mineral and supplement maker Pharmavite will invest $5.6 million for expansion.

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