Category Archives: Montana

Boeing expansion takes off in Helena.

HELENA, Mont. — Aerospace company Boeing has expanded its manufacturing facility in Helena. The 55,000-square-foot addition will allow the company to increase its production and its workforce. The Boeing Fabrication plant in Helena manufactures “ ...

Flathead County fastest growing economy in Montana.

FLATHEAD VALLEY, Mont. – The Montana Department of Labor and Industry found Flathead County has seen strong growth and added 1,574 jobs in the past year. The unemployment rate in the county also is down from about 7 percent a year ago to 5.8 percent. A ...

SmartLam stacking up lumber production business.

COLUMBIA FALLS – SmartLam, a cross-laminted timber production company, has ramped up to operate at full capacity, and it plans to increase production by about four times thanks to a large expansion. The company expects to double its staff of 36 due to ...

Help Wanted: Freelance Business Writers.

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UPS delivering 85 jobs to Billings.

BILLINGS, Mont. – UPS is preparing for the holiday rush by hiring 85 new employees in Billings. The package delivery giant hired 30 local residents over past month and plans to fill 55 more jobs in the area. Currently, UPS employs 330 people in Billings ...

Family Dollar expands in rural Montana.

MONTANA – Family Dollar is embarking on a major expansion in Montana. The discount chain sells a variety of products, including groceries, home goods and toys. Now, Family Dollar is setting its sights on rural Montana. The retailer recently opened a st ...