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WinRock to Join Japanese Officials in Wynne This Morning for Eakas Groundbreaking

APRIL 7, 2005 - Posted at 4:49 p.m. CDT, updated at 7:38 a.m. on 4/8

 

WYNNE, AR - Lieutenant Governor Win Rockefeller will join other state and local officials, as well as representatives of Japan-based Sakae Riken Kogyo Company, Ltd. today in breaking ground for the new Eakas Arkansas manufacturing facility in Wynne.

The plant will produce decorative, functional, interior and exterior trim and other complex modular assemblies for the automotive industry.  The company plans to eventually employ approximately 250 people.

This morning's groundbreaking is set for 10:30 a.m.

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