29 May 2018

Disney Institute is bringing its renowned professional development course, “Disney’s Approach to Employee Engagement,” to Central Texas. The one-day event will allow area professionals to explore ways in which they can shape their organization’s culture based on desired employee behaviors, and select people who are a right-fit for the organization’s culture. This day of Disney Institute training uses […]

18 May 2018

TEMPLE, Texas — Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) and Lane Enterprises, INC (Lane) today announced the $16.3 million capital investment for a new manufacturing facility. The Temple facility will produce High Density Polyethylene Pipe (HDPE) and corrugated metal pipe (CMP). Lane will build on a rail served 21-acre site in the Temple Industrial Park […]

Elite Steel & Supply, a Temple, Texas-based company announced today that it has invested in a new roof panel machine for metal roofing. “We’re very excited about that this machine will allow us to efficiently do metal roofing,” said Garry Smith, owner for Elite Steel & Supply. “We’re always looking for ways to provide our […]

McLane Company, Inc., a leading supply chain services company providing grocery and foodservice supply chain solutions, launched a Registered Driver Apprenticeship Program featuring a veteran initiative, Warriors to Wheels. On May 8, 2018, at 9 am, McLane hosted a signing ceremony for the press, local dignitaries and senior leadership of McLane at their Southwest location […]

TEMPLE, Texas–PDI, (www.pdisoftware.com) a leading global provider of enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail, wholesale petroleum, and logistics industries, today announced it has acquired Dallas-based Excentus, a leading provider of loyalty and coalition marketing solutions for the U.S. retail, grocery, national brands and convenience retail segments. This adjacency expansion complements PDI’s enterprise software solutions […]

05 Apr 2018

TRAVERSE CITY — A manufacturer of heavy-duty hydraulic pumps, valves and systems has sold to a private equity-backed Texas firm. The Oilgear Co., headquartered in Traverse City, was acquired by Temple, Texas-based Texas Hydraulics Inc., a portfolio company of Rosemont, Ill.-based Wynnchurch Capital LLC, according to a statement. Oilgear operates out of 12 global facilities, serving customers in […]

21 Mar 2018

  Temple Economic Development Corporations and Reynolds Consumer Products today announced the $3.2 million capital investment at the Reynolds Temple facility. The investment will purchase equipment for a new plastic film production line at 3000 Pegasus Drive as well as create 10 new positions. The Temple Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors approved an Economic Development […]

27 Feb 2018

The Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) and Hudson Mfg, LLC (Hudson) today announced that Hudson will soon expand their small arms manufacturing facility with the purchase of over $2 million in automated machining equipment, and adding 10 additional jobs averaging $50,000 per year. Hudson is located in Temple’s North Industrial Park off NW HK […]

31 Jan 2018

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Jan. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — QuVa Pharma, Inc. today announced it has raised additional debt and equity funding of up to $40 million to support business growth initiatives. The funding includes $15 million from Bain Capital Private Equity and other existing shareholders, $20 million Term Loan from Silicon Valley Bank and a $5 million lease facility from Farnam Street Financial. With this additional […]

19 Jan 2018

Temple, TX- The Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC), Temple Chamber of Commerce and local industries partnered with the Temple Independent School District (TISD) for an 8th Grade Career Fair. The Career Fair has become an annual event that seeks to raise awareness about optional career clusters as well as opportunities to earn direct-to-work certifications […]

PHOENIX, Ariz. and HOUSTON, Texas (Jan. 8, 2018) — Texas continued its reign as America’s No. 1 Growth State during 2017, according to U-Haul data analyzing the past year’s U.S. migration trends. Growth States are calculated by the net gain of one-way U-Haul truck rentals entering a state versus leaving a state during a calendar year. Migration […]

TEMPLE, Texas–(Business Wire)–PDI, (www.pdisoftware.com) a leading global provider of enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail, wholesale petroleum, and logistics industries, today announced it has acquired TouchStar Group LLC, a multinational logistics automation company. The acquisition expands PDI’s product offerings into enterprise mobility software and automation systems, which transform business productivity in the oil and […]