Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. and Borregaard ASA have chosen Fernandina Beach as the location of their new venture, LignoTech Florida. The new manufacturing facility will be housed at RYAM’s Fernandina Beach site and will create 50 jobs in Nassau County.
UPS, a global logistics solutions company, is planning to invest in its 500,000 sq. ft. Jacksonville facility. The company will invest $196 million in facility upgrades and land and real estate improvements and create 10 new jobs in Northwest Jacksonville.
Burkhardt Distributing Company, a beer distribution company, plans to build an $11 million, 113,000-square-foot office/warehouse in St. Johns County to serve as its headquarters and distribution center.
Amazon.com, an eCommerce retailer, announced plans for a more than 800,000-square-foot fulfillment center in Jacksonville.
The KLS Martin Group, a global leader in high-quality, innovative surgical technology, is establishing its first U.S. manufacturing company, in Jacksonville. The company will focus on 3D printing, create at least 25 new jobs and invest more than $5 million with the potential for future growth.
Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA), a division of Daimler AG, will be relocating an engineering services division from New Jersey to Jacksonville. The company is adding the engineering services division to its Quality Evaluation Center (QEC) in Jacksonville.
Novolex, a leader in packaging and sustainability, is expanding its Hilex Poly brand manufacturing facility.
Aviation Company Setting Up Operations in Clay County
City Refrigeration Holdings, a global leader in facilities management, announced it will establish its North American headquarters in Jacksonville.
FIS, a global leader in financial services technology, is expanding its presence in Jacksonville and will be creating 250 new jobs.