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Avago Technologies chipping in more jobs in Eugene.

EUGENE, Ore. — Electronics component maker Avago Technologies is opening a new manufacturing facility in Eugene. The company will renovate the former Hynix chip plant and create up to 250 jobs when the facility begins operations in 2017. Avago Technolo ...

Goodwill bringing good jobs to West Salem.

WEST SALEM, Ore. — Goodwill Industries is opening a new community and training facility in West Salem. The facility, which will open in the second half of 2016, will create about 40 jobs. Goodwill invested $3.1 million to purchase the 23,000-square-fo ...

Indow Windows open to expansion in Portland.

PORTLAND, Ore. — With revenue growth at 100 percent for three straight years, Indow Windows is growing in Portland. The company, which makes energy efficient, custom window inserts designed for older windows, is adding about 10,000 square feet of spac ...

Willamette Valley Cancer Institute expanding in Eugene.

EUGENE, Ore. — The Willamette Valley Cancer Institute and Research Center is expanding its operations in Eugene. The facility is investing $4.3 million in the expansion, which will allow it to offer more services to more patients while enhancing its ab ...

FedEx delivering a new distribution center in Bend.

BEND, Ore. — FedEx has begun construction on a new distribution center in Bend. The company is investing $5.2 million in the facility, which is opening on Brinson Boulevard. The new distribution facility will cover 69,000 square feet and offer 18 loadin ...

SheerID identifying job opportunities in Eugene.

EUGENE, Ore. — Thanks to $5.3 million in new investment, identity management software platform developer SheerID is expanding its operations in Eugene. The company will use part of the new funding to create up to 23 jobs in the next year. SheerID’ ...

Investment helping Poler gear up new jobs.

PORTLAND, Ore. — Outdoor gear and apparel startup Poler is expanding, thanks to $4.5 million in new investment. The company will use some of the funds the funds to create 15 jobs by 2017. In addition to the job creation, Poler also plans to expand it ...

Expansion looming at Pendleton Woolen Mills.

PENDLETON, Ore. — Portland-based Pendleton Woolen Mills is expanding its original mill in Pendleton. The wool blanket and apparel maker is adding new, high tech jacquard looms to increase its manufacturing capacity. “These looms will improve qual ...

Cozy snuggling up to new jobs in Portland.

PORTLAND, Ore. — Thanks to $3.4 million in new investment, property management platform provider Cozy is expanding its operations in Portland.  The company will use the new funding to expand its offerings while creating five jobs with the potential for ...

Fry Foods cooking up jobs in Ontario.

ONTARIO, Ore. — Fry Foods is opening a production plant in Ontario. The appetizer maker, which will operate at the site of the closed Select Onion plant, is creating about 330 jobs. Fry Foods is also renovating and re-equipping the factory, which is exp ...

Marquis Companies opening new rehab facility in Salem.

SALEM, Ore. — Marquis Companies is opening a post-acute care center in Salem. The company is investing $11.6 million in the rehabilitation center, which is creating 76 jobs. The 62,000-square-foot facility will offer 38,000 square feet for rehabilitat ...

New investment driving hiring at Tyfone.

PORTLAND, Ore. — Thanks to $6.6 million in new investment, high-security technology developer Tyfone is expanding in Portland. The company plans to use some of the new funding to add staff to its sales and marketing teams. Tyfone has developed a broad s ...

Yogi Tea heating up hiring in Eugene.

EUGENE, Ore. — Thanks to increased demand for its hot teas, Yogi Tea is expanding its operations in Eugene. The company is investing $12 million to build a larger production facility, which will create up to 45 jobs in the next three years. A subsidiar ...

Hunziker Industrial Core seeding jobs in Tigard.

TIGARD, Ore. — Thanks to $1.5 million in funding from the Oregon Legislature, additional development will begin soon at the Hunziker Industrial Core in Tigard. The project is expected to create between 115 and 320 jobs while generating $36 million in i ...

Yakima racking up expansion in Lake Oswego.

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. — Vehicle rack maker Yakima Products is expanding its corporate headquarters in Lake Oswego. The company is investing $20.1 million to purchase a larger building that will more than double the size of its headquarters. Yakima, which cu ...

Union Pacific signals investment in Oregon.

OREGON — Union Pacific Railroad is investing about $81 million to upgrade its transportation infrastructure in Oregon. The railroad’s investment will go toward track maintenance, bridge maintenance or replacement and upgraded signal systems to ...

New funding launching jobs Skyward in Portland.

PORTLAND, Ore. — Thanks to $4.1 million in new funding, Portland-based drone-platform developer Skyward is expanding. As part of the expansion, the company will create about 14 jobs in the next 12 months. Skyward is developing a platform for use by com ...