HMD Trucking is the latest to move from Illinois to Indiana. It plans to bring 500 jobs to its new corporate headquarters in Gary by 2021.
Governor Eric Holcomb praised Toyota for “planting its flag” in Indiana and continuing to grow.
The Bedford plant says the money will lead to about 127 new jobs.
A law that goes into effect today in Indiana allows private companies to raise up to $2 million from crowdfunding.
Cook Medical Devices and Purdue University announced yesterday they will work together to create an investment fund for life science startups.
Patriot Porcelain is investing $16 million to renovate an old factory and plans to create 140 jobs.
Governor Mike Pence is traveling to Japan in September to talk to business leaders about investment in Indiana.
The Kroger at 2nd Street and College Avenue near the B-Line Trail is going to be more than 5,000 square feet larger.
Besides a possible investment in Tipton County, Chrysler is expanding its operations in nearby Kokomo, possibly adding another 400 jobs.
Lawson says finally paying out the first check should help raise public awareness about the existence and usefulness of the fund.