Tags Archives: expansion

New Goodwill store opening in Newton.

NEWTON, Kan. — Thanks to increased demand, Goodwill Industries of Kansas is opening a new location in Newton. The store, which will be the agency’s 19th location in Kansas, is creating up to 25 jobs. “We heard over and over again from shoppers a ...

Aldi opening in Derby on Dec. 10.

DERBY, Kan. — Discount grocery chain Aldi is opening its fifth Wichita-area store in Derby. The store, which will be located in The Oaks development, is scheduled to open Dec. 10. While no job numbers were given, most stores create about 20 jobs. The ...

Sunflower Bank branches blossoming in Kansas.

SALINA, Kan. — Salina-based Sunflower Bank is opening two new branches in Kansas. The Johnson County locations, in Leawood and Overland Park, have created seven jobs with more hiring to come. Sunflower Bank is a $1.7 billion community bank, offering a ...

LeaseCorp Aviation hangar taking off in Wichita.

WICHITA, Kan. — Construction has begun on a new LeaseCorp Aviation hangar at Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport in Wichita. The company is investing $2.5 million in the hangar, which will be its third at the airport. Company officials noted that ong ...

New DaVita Dialysis center opening in Wichita.

WICHITA, Kan. — DaVita Dialysis is opening a new dialysis treatment center in Wichita. The 7,000-square-foot facility, which is opening at Tuscan Village strip center, is creating about 10 jobs. Company officials say the new dialysis treatment cente ...

Kirkland’s opening a new location in Topeka.

TOPEKA, Kan. — Home decor and accessories retailer Kirkland’s is opening a new location in Topeka. The store, which is opening Nov. 11 in West Ridge Mall, is creating about 25 jobs. The Topeka location will be Kirkland’s fifth Kansas outl ...

Logit Group call center ringing up jobs in Wichita.

WICHITA, Kan. —  Data collection, data processing and research consultation provider the Logit Group is opening a new call center in Wichita. The facility, which is expected to open in January, is creating between 100 and 200 full- and part-time jobs. ...

Yingling Aviation expansion taking off in Wichita.

WICHITA, Kan. — Aircraft services company Yingling Aviation has completed its expansion at its facility at Wichita Eisenhower National Airport. The 10,000-square-foot expansion will offer the company more room for propeller maintenance, repair and overh ...

Walmart Neighborhood Market opening in Pittsburg.

PITTSBURG, Kan. — Walmart is now hiring for its new Neighborhood Market store in Pittsburg. The retailer is creating 95 full- and part-time jobs at the store, which is scheduled to open in early 2016. Job seekers can apply now at Walmart’s tem ...

Figeac-Aéro HQ landing in Wichita.

WICHITA, Kan. — Aerospace parts supplier Figeac-Aéro has begun construction on its new North American headquarters in Wichita. In addition, the company plans to invest more than $20 million to expand its existing manufacturing facility in Wichita, ...

Drone industry on approach for Kansas expansion.

KANSAS — According to a number of industry leaders, the unmanned aerial vehicle industry is ready to take off in Kansas. That growth could create more than 3,700 jobs in the Sunflower State in the next ten years. Kansas is attractive to the drone indust ...

Viaan Electronics connecting expansion in Wichita.

WICHITA, Kan. — Software and hardware engineering company Viaan Electronics is expanding in Wichita. The company, which was founded in owner Jatin Talreja’s basement in 2012, is launching a new division as part of a medical product line and addin ...

FridgeWize facility chilling in Lenexa.

LENEXA, Kan. — Commercial refrigeration retrofitter FridgeWize has opened its operations center and manufacturing plant in Lenexa. The facility will create about 20 jobs. Company officials said the firm is opening the new plant to take advantage of t ...

King of Freight adding jobs in Wichita.

WICHITA, Kan. — Brokerage, logistics and supply chain solutions provider King of Freight is expanding its headquarters in Wichita. The company is expanding into about 9,100 square feet of space in the High Touch building by the end of the year to accom ...

LeaseTeam office landing in Overland Park.

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Software and business solutions company LeaseTeam is opening a new office in Overland Park. The company expects the office to ultimately create 15 jobs. Based in Omaha, Nebraska, LeaseTeam was listed as one of Inc. magazine’s ...

Sprouts Farmers Market springing up in Wichita.

WICHITA, Kan. — Natural and organic grocery chain Sprouts Farmers Market is opening a new location in Piccadilly Square in Wichita. Though no specific opening date was given, the store is expected to open in late 2016. The 30,000-square-foot grocery wi ...

Netelligent connecting expansion in Overland Park.

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — St. Louis-based technology solutions provider Netelligent Corporation is expanding its operations with a new office in Overland Park. The regional office will expand the company’s sales effort in the Kansas City area. “We a ...