Ashley Furniture expanding in Ecru, creating 100 jobs

Ashley Furniture is expanding its operations in Ecru and creating 100 jobs.

Posted: Dec 6, 2019 11:44 AM
Updated: Dec 6, 2019 4:33 PM

ECRU, Miss. (WTVA) - Ashley Furniture is expanding its operations in Ecru and creating 100 jobs.

The expansion is at the company's stationary upholstery manufacturing and regional distribution center there.

Ashley Furniture facility in Ecru | Photo Date: Dec. 6, 2019

The expansion will add an additional 403,000 square feet onto Ashley’s existing facility.

The plant’s truck shop will be re-established in a new location, which will be comprised of a 35,000-square-foot truck maintenance facility.

Ashley Furniture employs 3,290 in Mississippi, with approximately 2,260 employees at the Ecru location.

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