BBI Spreaders Opening New Manufacturing Operations in Cornelia, GA
Wednesday September 27, 2006
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Richard Hagler
(September 27, 2006) Cornelia, Georgia
BBI Spreaders opening new manufacturing operations in Cornelia, Georgia
The Habersham Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Barron & Brothers International will be opening new manufacturing operations in Cornelia. They have purchased the old Ken-Bar buildings on Wayside Street and are currently making improvements to the facility to begin operations before the end of the year.
Barron & Brothers International (BBI), a Habersham County Georgia company designs and manufactures organic and granular material spreaders for the agriculture, poultry, turf and construction industries. BBI is a 17 year old company that has seen substantial growth in the markets it serves. “Our products have been well received due to strong engineering design and sales. To meet the increased demand in North America we see the need for expanded manufacturing operations. In addition, we will soon ship our first piece of equipment into mainland China. We are excited about the new operation in Habersham County. It looks to be an excellent business friendly community” said Richard Hagler, President of BBI.
Ed Nichols, Executive Director of the Habersham Chamber of Commerce said BBI is a welcome addition to the community.
470 Wayside Street P.O. Box 630
Cornelia, GA 30531