Premium Waters Inc., a producer of bottled water, has announced the opening of a new factory in Las Vegas. The company utilizes eight plant locations in the United States to distribute across 48 states, Canada and Mexico. The opening of the Southern Nevada plant, which operates a fully integrated bottling line, will bring 40 new jobs to the area. The bottling line includes everything from the resin needed to create recyclable plastic bottles to filling the bottles, which are packaged by the case.
Sofidel American Corp., a subsidiary of the Sofidel Group, is growing its operations in Clark County. The sixth-largest tissue producer in the world, Sofidel employs over 5,000 people and produces over one million metric tons per year of tissue paper. The company has clients ranging from hotels, restaurants, the cleaning sector, service stations, office buildings and private consumers. The company’s expansion will provide 27 jobs and over $26 million in capital investments.
Founded in Nevada in 1997, U.S. Ordnance is expanding in McCarran. Company leadership expects to add to current production capabilities at its 100,000 square foot facility in the Tahoe Reno Industrial Center. A manufacturer of small arms and machine guns for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), U.S. Ordnance will add 10 jobs and over $2.8 million in capital investment. The expansion was prompted by multiple factors including the company securing another DoD contract valid until 2023.