Jacobsen Opens New Facility
Jacobsen, a Textron Inc. company, has invested in a new 185,000-sq.-ft. facility that unites its corporate headquarters, global distribution center for whole goods and parts, and the state-of-the-art Jacobsen University training center. The new facility is located just four miles from the current manufacturing plant in Charlotte, N.C., which will continue to house manufacturing, assembly and engineering employees.
The address for Jacobsen’s new headquarters is 11108 Quality Drive, Charlotte, NC 28273.
Wood Classics is Now Arthur Lauer, Inc.
Wood Classics, a manufacturer of teak furniture, has changed its name to Arthur Lauer, Inc. “Rooted in the belief that outdoor living is more than a trend, our new brand is a culmination of everything we’ve learned about outdoor furniture over the last twenty-four years,” explains Sue Hamel, Vice President of Marketing. For more information, visit www.arthurlauer.com .
Prestwick Golf Group Moves Into New Headquarters
The Prestwick Golf Group (formerly Great Lakes Golf Course Products) has moved into a new 60,000-sq.-ft. headquarters and manufacturing facility. The new building is located at 1880 Executive Drive, Oconomowoc, WI 53066.
The Food Group Adds New Division
Recognizing the need for culinary experts with nutritional know-how, The Food Group, a full-service marketing communications and culinary development agency based in Tampa, Fla., has added a new division to the company called Nutrition and Culinary Consultants (NCC). NCC provides strategic, science-based guidance to the food, beverage and wellness industries that showcases the nutrition services and expertise of registered dietitians (RD’s), trained chefs and other specialists.