Monday, November 14, 2005
Family-Owned Company Picks Michiganover Indianafor Expansion
Governor Jennifer M. Granholm announced today that Hausbeck Pickle will undertake a $2 million expansion in Saginaw with the assistance of a brownfield Single Business Tax credit from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation. Hausbeck will renovate a vacant industrial site and create more than 10 new jobs with the expansion.
Family-owned and operated since 1923, Hausbeck supplies pickles and pickled pepper products to large commercial restaurants and retailers including Burger King and Subway. The company currently employs 35 people.
In her 2005 State of the State address, Granholm emphasized the importance of making Michigan a global economic powerhouse in the 21st century. Since January 2005, the Governor and the MEDC announced the creation or retention of more than 63,000 jobs as a result of targeted assistance provided by the MEDC.
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