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Hopkins Acquires Roadsport Splash GuardsMedia Release04/29/2020
Simmons Opens $60 million Facility in Emporia, KansasEmporia Gazette06/06/2019
Michelin Completes the Acquisition of CAMSOPress Release12/18/2018
RDA 25th Anniversary PublicationEmporia Gazette11/30/2018
Still Going StrongEmporia Gazette08/22/2018
ValuNet FIBER Announces completion of ConstructionMedia Release08/15/2018
Simmons Pet Food Expanding Emporia, Kansas FacilityBusiness Facilities11/1/2017
Quit Your Job: 7 Places In The U.S. So Cheap You Can Afford To Be An EntrepreneurForbes9/6/2017
Made in Kansas Day – Hostess Brands13WIBW4/2/2017
Fanestil celebrates ribbon cutting ceremony at new locationEmporia Gazette9/2/2015
Right in the Middle of the Pet Food IndustryKansas City Star4/30/2015
Twinkies Miracle ComebackForbes 4/15/2015
Hostess Brands Ribbon CuttingEmporia Gazette4/8/2015
Emporia Celebrates Expanded Hostess PlantKansas City Star4/3/2015
Hostess Ribbon Cutting April 8, 2015Emporia RDA4/8/2015
Detroit Diesel wins APRA awardEmporia Gazette3/3/2015
Birch Earns Prestigious “Center of Excellence” RecognitionPR Newswire2/9/2015
Tyson Foods Emporia Plant Adds Production Line, JobsEmporia Gazette12/30/2014
Lyon County granted E-Community StatusEmporia Gazette 12/11/2014
Hopkins wins industry’s top innovation awardEmporia Gazette11/24/2015
Dynamic Discs Doubles Warehouse SpaceEmporia Gazette8/28/2014
Gov. Brownback attends Hostess Ribbon CuttingEmporia Gazette7/18/2014
More Twinkies rolling off the lineKansas City Star7/11/2014
Simmons ExpansionEmporia RDA4/23/2014
Hopkins CanadaEmporia RDA4/18/2014
Dynamic Discs Announces ExpansionEmporia RDA1/7/2014
Hostess Announces ExpansionEmporia Gazette7/18/2014
Hopkins wins product showcase awardEmporia Gazette11/7/2013
Site Selection Magazine – Article on Emporia Hostess BrandsSite Selection11/2013
Hopkins Manufacturing Celebrates 60 YearsHopkins8/20/2013
Twinkie Returns to Emporia, Brings Jobs With ItKSNT7/15/2013
Hostess Ribbon CuttingKSNT6/6/2013
Hostess To Reopen in Emporia, KansasBusiness Facilities4/25/2013
Hostess Brands Closing, November 21, 2012Emporia RDA11/21/2012
Hopkins Acquires F3 BrandsEmporia RDA4/3/2012
Hopkins Paradise Road Press ReleaseEmporia RDA4/3/2012
Menu Foods Midwest Purchased September 28, 2010Emporia RDA9/28/2010
Tyson Slaughter is DoneEmporia RDA1/30/2008
Hill’s Picks Emporia for New PlantEmporia RDA6/20/2007
Westar Energy Emporia Energy CenterEmporia RDA8/22/2006