NMEDD Press Releases - July 2018

Cabinet Secretary Alicia J. Keyes was recently interviewed on the KUNM radio program Women’s Focus.

Governor Susana Martinez, Southwest Cheese Cut Ribbon on Expansion of Clovis Manufacturing Facility

July 10, 2018

Clovis, N.M. - Today, Governor Susana Martinez was joined by company executives and local officials for a ribbon cutting for the expansion of Southwest Cheese' Clovis manufacturing facility. Southwest Cheese has invested $140 Million to expand their operations in Clovis, New Mexico. The expansion will create up to 50 new manufacturing jobs and is being supported by New Mexico's closing fund, LEDA, as well as the Job Training Incentive Program, JTIP. This expansion will increase Southwest Cheese employee numbers to more than 400 in Clovis and the facility's operational capacity by 30 percent.

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Governor Susana Martinez Announces Expansion of Albuquerque Manufacturing Facility

July 09, 2018

Albuquerque, N.M. - Today, Governor Susana Martinez was joined by company executives and local officials to break ground on the expansion of Vitality Works' Albuquerque manufacturing facility. The expansion will create up to 80 new manufacturing jobs. Vitality Works will also invest more than $7 million in their facility. The expansion will be supported by New Mexico's closing fund, LEDA, as well as the Job Training Incentive Program, JTIP.

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