“Two furniture manufacturers are bringing a combined 300 jobs to Mississippi.
Pride Mobility Corp., which manufactures mobility chairs and scooters, is investing $2 million in a new facility in Pontotoc, creating 150 jobs. At the same time, Emerald Home Furnishings is building a new facility in New Albany. That project will also have a $2 million investment and create 150 jobs.
Emerald Home Furnishings will build its facility in a building that was previously used for manufacturing by Hickory Springs.
Both companies will receive assistance from the Mississippi Development Authority, as well as the city of Pontotoc and Pontotoc County, and the city of New Albany and Union County, respectively.
Pride Mobility Corp. and Emerald Home Furnishings locating manufacturing operations in Mississippi – Memphis Business Journal.