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Member News: Corning Incorporated announce major expansion of Erwin facility

JPEG Wordmark 301 BlueThis comes under the heading of good news: In a release sent out this morning, Governor Cuomo announced that Corning Incorporated will invest nearly $250 million for a 94,000 square-foot facility of its diesel plan in the Town of Erwin (Stueben County). That investment will result in the creation of 250 full-time jobs and the retention of 500 positions.

“The expansion of this facility is great news for New York – a testament to our world-class workforce and further proof of our ability to compete for global jobs and business,” Governor Cuomo said. “We are extremely pleased that Corning has decided to make a major investment to expand their capacity here in Erwin, and look forward to them growing and thriving in the region.”

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Juice company spouts growth gusher

Crain's New York Business logoThis story comes to us from Adrianne Pasquarelli, reporter for Crain’s New York Business. New York City based Juice Press is growing… fast. The company makes… this is from its website…  “incredible tasting 100% raw unpasteurized and Juice Press logo“made to order” smoothies. we use superfood ingredients such as spirulina, raw cacao, raw maca, and hemp seeds. we have an easy to follow juice cleansing program, an extensive all homemade menu of raw foods and desserts, and we are quite funny.” Love it already.

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WNY cheesemaker could triple its plant size and double its workforce

Yanceys Fancy Logo 900James Fink, reporter for Buffalo Business First, writes about an expansion plan that would triple Yancy’s Fancy’s plant size and double its workforce. Yancy’s Fancy makes more than 45 different flavors and types of cheeses.

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