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by Virginia Annable, Hickory Daily Record

McCreary Modern is starting work to grade land where a new 80,000-square-foot manufacturing facility will go on U.S. 321 Business South. Photo by Virginia Annable, Hickory Daily Record

Furniture manufacturer McCreary Modern is building a new sewing plant in Newton. The facility will cost about $6 million.

The building is being built next to the company’s current fabric storage and sewing building on U.S. 321 Business, said McCreary Modern President Rick Coffey. Once complete, the entire sewing operation will move into and expand in the new plant. Then, fabric storage and automated fabric cutting will expand in the current building.

 “Our business continues to be very robust, and it’s just a response to the demand for our products,” Coffey said...


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