JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - Ashley Furniture announced Monday it is expanding operations at its facilities in Verona and Saltillo.
The expansions will create 130 jobs across both facilities.
Ashley will invest $13 million in its Verona plant; this includes the construction of a building and new equipment. The company will add 30 jobs at the Verona plant.
The company is investing $9 million and adding 100 jobs in Saltillo. Ashley will upgrade the facility and add new equipment.
The furniture manufacturer plans to fill the 130 new jobs by spring 2021.
Ashley currently employs more than 3,000 workers across four locations in north Mississippi: Ecru, Ripley, Saltillo and Verona.