Sealed Air Corporation expands operations in Grenada

July 20, 2012 in Business, News, Statewide News

From The Mississippi Link Newswire

GRENADA – Officials from Sealed Air Corporation, manufacturer of protective packaging and performance-based materials, have announced the company is expanding operations at its facility in the Industrial Air Park facility in Grenada.

The expansion brings with it 10 new jobs.

The expansion, which will enable the company to take advantage of new market opportunities, follows the downsizing of company plants in the northeast U.S. The project represents a company investment of $3 million and will create 10 new jobs at the Grenada facility. The Mississippi Development Authority (MDA) worked with company and local officials to provide assistance in support of the project through the Momentum Mississippi incentives program.

Sealed Air Corporation, with operations in 51 countries, is a leading global innovator and manufacturer of a wide range of protective packaging and performance-based materials essential to many consumer and industrial markets. The company employs over 16,000 and has over 100 manufacturing facilities worldwide.