The Emerson Corp. has announced plans to expand with a $35 million dollar facility in Ash Flat that will employ a total of 285 people over the next 4 years according to a press release from the company.

Emerson stated they currently employ over 150 people at the current facility.

The Ash Flat location was chosen in 2020 due to what the company described as a quality workforce in the area and the close proximity to the company’s Memphis distribution center.

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