Petoskey Plastics Celebrates Expansion

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Petoskey Plastics, located in the Morristown Area Industrial District, celebrated on Thursday Phase I of its plant expansion that, when complete, will encompass a $30-plus million investment and provide more than 70 jobs. “We are so delighted for you all to be here to celebrate this ribbon cutting and expansion for our friends here at Petoskey Plastics,” Morristown Area Chamber …

PETOSKEY PLASTICS, INC. TO EXPAND MORRISTOWN OPERATIONS

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Manufacturer to invest $29.6 million, create approximately 70 jobs NASHVILLE – Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and Petoskey Plastics, Inc. officials announced today that the company will invest $29.6 million to expand its operations in Hamblen County. Petoskey Plastics plans to create approximately 70 jobs in Morristown over the next five years. “I’d like to …

Petoskey Plastics to invest $20 million in expansion

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The Morristown City Council cleared one of the final hurdles in a $20 million expansion for Petoskey Plastics that will provide 50 new jobs and result in an additional 32,000 square feet for their facility in the Morristown Airport Industrial District. The council on Tuesday unanimously approved an agreement with Petoskey to access a Tennessee Department of Economic and Community …

Petoskey Plastics STRIVEs to Educate Students

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Educating and encouraging the success of local youth is a cause close to the hearts of many Petoskey Plastics associates. Last Tuesday, January 9th, Petoskey Plastics played host to students and mentors from the STRIVE program. After enjoying some pizza and listening to a short educational presentation, plant associates led the guests on an insightful plant tour. Students were most interested …

Manufacturing Day

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Education and the success of local youth is a focal point of some of our most exciting community outreach programs. This recent Manufacturing Day, October 6th, is one of special significance to Petoskey Plastics, as our Hartford City facility teamed up with the Jay-Blackford Manufacturing Council to host 100 juniors and seniors from two area high schools to tour our production …

Michigan House of Representatives Lee Chatfield and Michigan State Senator Wayne Schmidt Tour Plant

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(Pictured from left: Executive Vice President Jason Keiswetter, State Senator Wayne Schmidt, Plant Manager Allan Hopkins, Speaker Pro Tempore for the Michigan House of Representatives Lee Chatfield, and Vice President of Operations Mike Holifield) We were honored to host Speaker Pro Tempore for the Michigan House of Representatives Lee Chatfield and Michigan State Senator Wayne Schmidt today for a tour …

Elementary Students from St. Francis Xavier School Visit Petoskey Plastics Plant

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Petoskey, MI: Elementary students from Mrs. Daniel’s class at St. Francis Xavier School visited the Petoskey plant on Friday, February 10, 2017. Thirty students were split into groups of five along with a chaperone to provide safe and manageable tours through the manufacturing facility. Petoskey Plastics showed the students how plastic bags are manufactured and packaged with all of the …