PRLog - Oct. 5, 2012 - MONROE, N.C. -- Monroe, NC (October 2nd, 2012) – Greiner Bio-One North America, Inc. held a ribbon cutting ceremony to formally open a new 99,500 square foot manufacturing expansion. Distinguished guests from the Economic Development of Monroe, Union County Chamber of Commerce, and the general public participated.
The 99,500 square foot addition to the existing manufacturing facility for Greiner Bio-One marks the second expansion on site in two years. The addition contains a 15,000 square foot mezzanine with executive office areas on the upper level and lab areas with controlled environment below. This expansion will provide job growth and economic development within the city of Monroe.
Mayor of the City of Monroe, Bobby Kilgore, announced October 2nd, 2012 to be “Greiner Bio-One Day” in order to celebrate this accomplishment.
A.C. Marchionne, Chairman of the Board for North America, said,” This new expansion symbolizes the hardwork of our teams and the committment we have made to the City of Monroe and Union County. Greiner Bio-One is adding jobs for this year and beyond, and is one of the few companies in-sourcing jobs and bringing manufacturing back to the United States.“
About Greiner Bio-One North America, Inc.
Greiner Bio-One North America, Inc., located in Monroe, North Carolina, provides product manufacturing, distribution logistics and product application support to Clinical Laboratories performing IVD testing, research laboratories at Universities, startup companies, and to the world’s largest Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology corporations. Greiner Bio-One’s products consist of blood collection systems, microwell plates, cell culture dishes, plates and flasks, and other general labware products specifically related to the medical research field. For more information about Greiner Bio-One North America, please visit http://us.gbo.com/