Greenville, NC (Wednesday, February 22, 2017) A distinctive line of products with an equally distinctive brand was recognized Tuesday for its quality business performance and leadership in the Pitt County industrial community. Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery was selected by the Pitt County Development Commission as the county’s 2016-17 Industry of the Year as a manufacturer that best represents the community as a model corporate citizen, Brad Hufford, PCDC associate director for retention and expansion, said. ...

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Senators Richard Burr (R-NC) and Thom Tillis (R-NC), and Representatives G.K. Butterfield (D-NC) and Walter Jones (R-NC), introduced the Eastern North Carolina Gateway Act of 2016 – legislation to improve Eastern North Carolina’s highway system....

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Greenville, NC (August 25, 2016) - A pharmaceutical development and manufacturing company announced Wednesday it is renovating an existing building to triple the capacity of its stability storage space....

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Greenville, NC (August 4, 2016) Mayne Pharma has completed its $652-million transaction with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited and Allergan, acquiring a portfolio of 42 pharmaceutical products, according to a statement released Wednesday. ...

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Mayne Pharma has been selected as Pitt County’s Industry of the Year for 2015-16. Each year, the Pitt County Development Commission recognizes a manufacturer or distributor that best represents the community as a model corporate citizen. ...

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D R Burton Healthcare Products LLC, makers of surgical and respiratory products, purchased their global headquarters facility in Farmville, North Carolina in October, 2015. Completion of the corporate offices and state-of-the-art manufacturing operations are expected by July, 2016. ...

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GREENVILLE, NC (September 24, 2015) - A shared business vision was the foundation for a deal that led to Wednesday’s groundbreaking on a $65 million pharmaceutical facility expansion that will add more than 100 jobs in Pitt County, company executives told N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory on Wednesday in Greenville. Roger Corbett, board chairman of the Australia-based Mayne Pharma Group, Chief Executive Officer Scott Richards and Stefan Cross, president of Mayne Pharma USA, joined McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary John Skvarla for a celebration on the front lawn of the Indigreen Corporate Park facility on Sugg Parkway....

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GREENVILLE, NC (August 27, 2015 ) Mayne Pharma, the parent company of Metrics Contract Services, will invest $65 million to expand facilities and equipment at its site in Greenville....

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GREENVILLE, NC (July 6, 2015) — East Carolina University is being recognized for its community partnerships by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities, which chose ECU as one of 18 Innovation and Economic Prosperity Universities. Since 2013, the APLU has given the designation each year to several universities that work with public- and private-sector partners in their areas to support economic development......

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GREENVILLE, NC (June 19, 2015) – The Greenville, N.C. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) has been ranked in the top 20 percent of all U.S. metropolitan areas in Area Development’s list of Leading Locations for 2015, coming in at 72 out of 373 U.S. MSAs overall. Greenville also ranked 25th in the workforce category, putting it in the top 10 percent nationwide....

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