Triumph Foods, Johnson Controls and St. Joe Petroleum have announced plans to expand in St. Joseph, Missouri, adding more than 130 new jobs to the region. The expansions represent more than $37 million in combined investment in the state.
“More and more businesses are turning to Missouri to connect with the best workers in the nation and find success,” said Gov. Eric Greitens. “And this means that hundreds of Missourians will have more opportunities to find good jobs. We look forward to seeing these companies continue to grow in our state.”
Triumph Foods, a pork processing operation with more than 2,800 employees, plans to create more than 70 new jobs at their St. Joseph headquarters. While St. Joe Petroleum, a family owned distributor of oil lubricants including Phillips66 products, as well as Shell, Mobil, and American Oil brands, plans to create three new jobs with a capital investment of $110,000.
Additionally, Johnson Controls, a global leader in building products and technology, integrated solutions, energy storage and information-based retail solutions, plans to create 51 new full-time manufacturing jobs with a capital investment of more than $35 million.
For more information on Missouri’s St. Joseph region check out our region webpage, or contact Steve Johnson, CEO of Missouri Partnership, at 314.725.2688 or via our contact form. We’d be happy to answer any questions you might have, and show you how Missouri Partnership can help with your business expansion, collaboration and investment needs.