Wilson Corporate Park

WILSON – A provider of hospital linens and uniforms will open a new plant in Wilson next year. HandCraft Healthcare Linen & Uniform Specialists plans to invest $15-16 million in the new plant to be located at the Wilson Corporate Park. It’s expected to open in October 2020 with most hiring occurring a few weeks before opening. A press release from the Economic Partnership of North Carolina says the company expects to employ between 125 and 150 people. The Richmond-based company opened another plant in High Point earlier this year.

A pharmaceutical packaging manufacturer will locate its first U-S manufacturing plant in Wilson County.