Airstream to hire 300 workers for new plant

JACKSON CENTER, Ohio — As the recreational-vehicle industry booms, the maker of those iconic silvery bubble-shaped trailers, is expanding.

Airstream is going to invest $40 million and open a new plant in Jackson Center, Ohio, hiring 300 workers to try to meet growing demand, CEO Bob Wheeler told CNBC Monday.

“This expansion will allow us to increase our capacity by 50%,” Wheeler told the network.

Read the full story from USA Today.

Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith is a Wisconsin native currently living in Illinois with her husband, Eric, and two dogs, Maggie and Grace. She enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and, of course, camping in cabins and park models.

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  • Steve Ridenour says:

    With the expansion of airstream I hope the quality
    Will not diminish

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