Mannington Mills Announces Another $50-million LVT Expansion
Salem, NJ – October 30, 2014 – During a ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of its expanded manufacturing facility in Madison, Ga., Mannington Mills announced plans for an additional $50-million expansion.
Mannington said that it has purchased 62 acres
of nearby land and will construct a 550,000-square-foot facility for additional
manufacturing and distribution. CEO Russell Grizzle described the next expansion project as “the largest in Mannington’s
The newly opened expansion doubled the
facility’s square footage, quadrupled its capacity and is expected to create
219 new jobs by early 2015, the company said. At the completion of the second
expansion, the company estimates that its workforce in the Madison area will
increase by over 300% in five years.
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal praised the
announcement: “Flooring companies such as Mannington Mills are a driving force
behind our state’s economy.”