Textile Company UniFirst Expanding in Owensboro, Adding 25 Jobs

Sep 29, 2016

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An international uniform manufacturing and rental company is adding 25 jobs as part of a $12 million expansion in Owensboro.

UniFirst Corporation is adding 40,000 square feet to their existing 360,000 square foot distribution center. The company plans to add the new jobs over three years.

General Manager Dave Roberts said Thursday in a news release the company chose Owensboro for the region’s workforce.

The Daviess County location currently employs 375 people making and distributing clothing and safety items.