You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Business

  • Lake City parent's quarterly earnings up 22%
    Lakeland Financial Corp. today reported record second-quarter earnings of $11.3 million, or 68 cents per diluted common share, a 22 percent increase from the $9.2 million, or 56 cents a share, posted for the same three months of 2013.
  • NCI Fort Wayne workers eligible for federal assistance
    Former employees of NCI Fort Wayne LLC, a subsidiary of Nyloncraft Inc., are certified to receive federal benefits through the Trade Adjustment Assistance program, state officials announced today.
  • Column: Cattle stampede higher
    Cattle futures shot into all-time highs again this week, reaching $1.58 per pound on Thursday.
Advertisement

AccuTemp to create up to 14 Fort Wayne jobs

AccuTemp Products Inc. plans to create up to 14 new jobs in the next three years as it invests $765,660 to equip two Fort Wayne facilities, state officials announced today. The locations are at 8415 N. Clinton Park Drive and 5021 Investment Drive.

The Fort Wayne company, which now employs 50 full time, has already starting hiring sales associates. AccuTemp develops commercial food service equipment, including steamers, griddles and skillets. Customers include restaurants, schools, hospitals, hotels, prisons and the military.

New equipment – including special tooling, testing machines and computers – will allow the company to upgrade its production line.

The Indiana Economic Development Corp. offered AccuTemp up to $150,000 in training grants, based on the manufacturer’s hiring plans. The city of Fort Wayne approved additional incentives.

sslater@jg.net

Advertisement