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Governor Announces Two Expansions in Kentwood Will Create New Michigan Jobs

Tuesday, October 17, 2006

Michael Shore, MEDC
(517) 335-4590

American Litho and PureFlex to Invest $20.8 Million

Governor Jennifer M. Granholm today announced that two Michigan companies, American Litho Inc. and PureFlex Inc., will expand in Kentwood as a result of assistance from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation. The projects are expected to create 693 new jobs and involve more than $20.8 million in private investment.


The two projects announced today:

  • American Litho Inc.,a subsidiary of Konica Minolta Graphic Imaging USA, Inc. (KMGI)
  • PureFlex Inc..

The expansions are among 14 economic development projects the Governor announced today. In all, they are expected to create and retain a total of 8,572 Michigan jobs.


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