Coffee Co. plant to create more than 160 jobs

MANCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) – Gov. Bill Haslam says a new plant to be located in Manchester is expected to create more than 160 new jobs in Coffee County.

Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty announced this week that Aspen Technologies Inc. will locate the new polyurethane foam molding plant in the Manchester Industrial Park.

The company was founded in 2003 to develop, manufacture and assemble specialized polyurethane foam products for the automotive industry as well as heavy truck and sport recreation markets.

Aspen is expected to begin its hiring process in June and start production in the new facility the first week of July.

For more information about the company and employment opportunities, visit its website at .