From Home Furnishing Business
H.M. Richards to Expand in Mississippi
Upholstery supplier H.M. Richards will expand its furniture factory in Guntown, Miss., with an $8 million capital investment that will add 500 jobs.
The company, primarily owned by furniture retailer Rooms To Go currently employees more than 900 employees and occupies a 900,000-square-foot facility in Guntown. Plans call for a 280,000-square foot building.
The state of Mississippi is offering $2.95 million to cover site preparation, parking lot improvements, electrical and infrastructure work, and worker training.