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Amazon Announces Robotic Fulfillment Center in Waco, Texas

Oct 23, 2020

Today, Amazon.com, Inc. announced plans to open its first fulfillment center in Waco, Texas, which is anticipated to launch in 2021 and will create over 1,000 new full-time jobs with industry-leading pay and comprehensive benefits starting on day one. “We are proud to be bringing our newest Amazon facility to the city of Waco and…

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Aspen Custom Trailers Selects Waco, Texas for its First US Manufacturing Operation

Oct 5, 2020

Aspen Custom Trailers, an Alberta, Canada-based leading manufacturer of heavy haul commercial trailers, has selected Waco for its first greenfield operation in the United States. The company will operate as Aspen Custom Trailers US and has received local support for the project, which will add jobs, bring new investment and serve as a center for…

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ZINKPOWER: Summer 2020 Update

Aug 3, 2020

In December 2019, ZINKPOWER announced that Waco had been selected for it’s first U.S. greenfield operation. Now, nearly nine months later, construction is well underway at their site. Once completed, this $32 million investment will result in a new 161,000 square foot building and will bring 100 new jobs to our area. This site will…

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Merrick Engineering Expands Operations, Relocating HQ to Waco, Texas

Dec 18, 2019

WACO, TX, U.S. – Merrick Engineering, Inc., a leading manufacturer of plastic and injection molded consumer products, will relocate its corporate headquarters from Corona, California to Waco, Texas. The move will include the construction of a new 400,000 square-foot manufacturing and distribution facility along with the corporate offices. The company has received local support for…

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ZinkPower Selects Waco, Texas for First Greenfield US Operation

Dec 4, 2019

WACO, TX, U.S. – ZinkPower, a European leader in hot-dip galvanizing and powder-coating services has selected Waco for its first greenfield operation in the United States. The company will operate as Zinkpower – Waco, LLC and has received local support for the project, which will add jobs, bring new investment and expand the industrial supplier network…

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