Leader in Medical Packaging Headed to Santa Teresa

SANTA TERESA, N.M. — Prent Corporation, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of custom plastic, rigid thermoform packaging for the medical, electronics, and consumer industries, will be opening a new manufacturing facility in Santa Teresa, N.M.

Prent plans to invest $12.5 million and create 85 new jobs. Headquartered in Janesville, WI, Prent’s global footprint is strategically located to supply many of the world’s leading Fortune 100 companies.

​”Southern New Mexico is brimming with opportunity,” Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham said. …

Approximately 1,000 Jobs and $150m Investment Expected to Head to Region

EL PASO — October 5, 2020 — Today, The Borderplex Alliance, the City of El Paso and El Paso County, announced The TJX Companies, Inc. plans to open a distribution center in El Paso. TJX is the leading off-price apparel and home fashions retailer in the U.S. and worldwide.

TJX expects to build a distribution center that may be up to two million square feet at a total investment of approximately $150 million, and create approximately 1,000 full-time jobs in the Borderplex region once the facility is fully operational.

Dee Margo, Mayor of El Paso, said, “This announcement is further proof of my commitment to creating a more prosperous, competitive, and economically vibrant El Paso. We are excited to welcome TJX and grateful to the County and The Borderplex Alliance for their continued partnership in economic development.” …

Working Together to Increase Economic Development in Region

El PASO — September 16, 2020 — On the heels of Her Majesty’s Consul-General, Richard Hyde’s virtual visit to the region The Borderplex Alliance and British Consulate General of Houston today released the following statement of cooperation:

Consul Hyde said, “I have enjoyed a fascinating virtual tour of the Borderplex region. Our friends at The Borderplex Alliance have provided me a window into this region and have opened my eyes to the incredible economic development that has taken place there in recent years. The interdependence of El Paso, Las Cruces, and Ciudad Juarez is a demonstration of the real value of international trade agreements like the USMCA. Unsurprisingly, in a region that is an embodiment of the value of international trade, we received a lot of support for current efforts to secure a UK-US Free Trade Agreement. In meetings with UTEP and NMSU, I heard about the work those fine universities are doing to produce the talent required by the ever-increasing range of industries coming to this region. …


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