Tags Archives: expansion

Gowell’s Supermarket opening in Litchfield.

LITCHFIELD, Maine — Convenience, meat and grocery store Gowell’s Store is opening Gowell’s Supermarket in Litchfield. The company is investing $3 million in the new store, which will create at least 15 jobs. Though Litchfield has only about ...

Cianbro opening training center in Pittsfield.

PITTSFIELD, Maine — Construction services company Cianbro is opening an employee training center in Pittsfield. The company cited additional work and the need to replace a number of retiring workers as the impetus for the new facility. Cianbro is reno ...

Dollar General bringing savings, jobs to Lisbon.

LISBON, Maine — Discount retailer Dollar General is opening its new store in Lisbon. The store, which is scheduled to open on Nov. 14, will create between six and 10 jobs The Lisbon location is part of Dollar General’s expansion into Maine, Rh ...

U-Haul hitches up a new location in Bangor.

BANGOR, Maine — U-Haul Moving and Storage of Outer Hammond has opened in Bangor. The store, which is located at 415 Odlin Road, just off Interstate 95, is creating four jobs initially with plans to add 7 more positions as well as additional storage spa ...

Flowfold whipping out new jobs in Peaks Island.

PEAKS ISLAND, Maine — Thanks to $200,000 in new equity financing, Peaks Island-based wallet and tote maker Flowfold is expanding its operations.  The company will use the funds to further expand its product line and add up to 10 employees by 2018. Es ...

Woodland Pulp pumping up employment in Baileyville.

BAILEYVILLE, Maine — Woodland Pulp is expanding its operations in Baileyville. The paper mill company is investing $120 million in the expansion, which has created 71 jobs so far. An affiliate of St. Croix Tissue, Woodland Pulp is expanding its product ...

Whitney Wreath rounding out expansion in Machias.

MACHIAS, Maine — Fresh Christmas wreath maker Whitney Wreath is expanding its operations in Machias. The company is building a new building that will consolidate its nine current facilities and creating 250 jobs. Company officials said a new contract ...

ServiceMaster expanding in Auburn.

AUBURN, Maine — Cleaning and restoration company ServiceMaster is moving to a larger facility in Auburn. The company, which will move into the former Crystal Spring Water Co. space, is also adding three to five employees in the next few months. Service ...

Acme Monaco expanding in Presque Isle.

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — Medical product maker Acme Monaco is expanding its operations in Presque Isle. The expansion will allow the company — which is moving into a 16,000-square-foot, city-owned building — to create 23 jobs. Acme Monaco will ren ...

Modula moves jobs into Lewiston.

LEWISTON, Maine — Italian-based high-tech storage and retrieval system maker Modula has opened its new North American headquarters in Lewiston. The company is investing $6 million in the facility, which is creating 50 jobs. A subsidiary of the Syste ...

Expansion going downhill at Mt. Abram ski area.

GREENWOOD, Maine —Expansion plans have things going downhill fast at Mt. Abram ski area in Greenwood, and that’s good news for Maine’s skiers and snowboarders. The expansion project, which is the facility’s largest in more than 30 ye ...

Hartt Transportation terminal gets rolling in Auburn.

AUBURN, Maine — Hartt Transportation has opened its new truck terminal in Auburn. The company is investing $5.3 million in the facility, which will be the first occupant of the Kittyhawk Business Park. The 30,000-square-foot facility will house off ...