Monthly Archive: November 2015

Nov 30

Hy-Vee’s Homefront effort raises more than $216,000 to assist veterans

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA – Earlier this month, Hy-Vee, Inc. encouraged its customers to join its Hy-Vee Homefront initiative and help serve the men and women who have served America. Through its efforts, Hy-Vee will be donating more than $216,000 to organizations that assist local veterans and their families.

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Nov 20

Iowa Economic Development Board approves awards to support capital investments in Davenport, Des Moines, Urbandale and startups

DES MOINES, IA – The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board today awarded direct financial assistance and tax benefits to three companies for job creation and expansion projects. These awards will assist in the creation of 126 jobs, retention of 88 jobs and will result in nearly $12 million in new capital investment for the state. The board also approved innovation funding for five startups.

Nov 05

Kraft Heinz retention project in Davenport awarded state funds

DES MOINES, IOWA – The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board today approved a High Quality Jobs Program (HQJ) award to Kraft Heinz Foods Company to construct a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Davenport.

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