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Textile company to create 120 jobs in Barnwell County

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A&K Textiles, a maker of safety clothing, announced plans Wednesday to create 120 jobs in Barnwell County by relocating operations from Alexandria, Egypt.

The company expects to bring the new operations online by April. Hiring should begin in March.

A&K Textiles will set up a new cut-and-sew operation in part of the former Hanesbrands building, investing $150,000.

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seenitB4
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seenitB4 11/30/11 - 03:30 pm
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Finally textile jobs are

Finally textile jobs are coming back to these small towns....when the goods hit the market I'll buy again...

LouLou
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LouLou 11/30/11 - 03:55 pm
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Thank Heaven, look forward to

Thank Heaven, look forward to seeing needed folks finally getting jobs!

Chillen
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Chillen 11/30/11 - 04:03 pm
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Excellent! Bring back the

Excellent! Bring back the jobs, people want to work!

seenitB4
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seenitB4 12/01/11 - 08:14 am
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We have plenty of empty

We have plenty of empty buildings all over Georgia & South Carolina.....I wish someone running for President would say...."I"m going to put a business in everyone of them"......he would get the votes...

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