11 September 2012

TASUS to invest $19 million and create 135 jobs in Florence, Alabama

11 September 2012 - Japanese auto parts supplier TASUS Corporation, announced the construction launch of a $19 million dollar injection molding manufacturing facility in Florence, Alabama

TASUS will begin hiring production team members, shift supervisors, maintenance and tooling technicians, among others as early as this month. They will hire over 135 employees in the next 3 – 5 years to meet the production need in the planned 104,000 square foot facility. The facility is currently in the final stages of planning. Full production is scheduled to start in October 2013. A temporary facility in Alabama will begin production as early as November to meet customer demand. 

Tsuchiya Co. Ltd., based inn Nagoya, Japan is the parent company of TASUS Corporation. The Tsuchiya Group comprises 3 trading companies and 8 manufacturing companies in Japan, as well as 8 manufacturers overseas. 

Source: TASUS and Tsuchiya Group