Governor Kemp announced on Tuesday, November 17, that MasterBrand Cabinets, Inc. will open a Southeastern U.S. manufacturing and distribution hub in Butts County, creating nearly 400 jobs. The project will lease an existing building off I-75 exit 205 / state route 16.
“MasterBrand’s investment in Georgia is a testament to the state’s unmatched logistics infrastructure, pro-business climate, and top-notch workforce,” said Governor Kemp. “I look forward to seeing the new jobs and opportunities MasterBrand’s Southeastern U.S. hub creates for the hardworking Georgians of Butts County.”
MasterBrand Cabinets is the premier kitchen and bath cabinet producer in the U.S., holding the largest share of the cabinets market. The business offers a full range of cabinet styles and price points sold through multiple channels, including home retailers, builders, and dealers.
The company plans to open their manufacturing and distribution operations at an existing 840,000-square-foot facility located adjacent to Interstate 75 and [Georgia 16] on Midway Road. MasterBrand will create nearly 400 jobs in the local community, including manufacturing and distribution positions, along with careers in management and supervision. MasterBrand is preparing the space and equipment, and expects to be fully operational in the upcoming months. Individuals interested in opportunities with MasterBrand are encouraged to visit masterbrand.com/careers for additional information.
“The Butts County Development Authority is extremely pleased to welcome MasterBrand Cabinets to our community,” said Development Authority Chair John Harkness. “We are excited about the opportunities this venture brings to our area of the state, and the addition of approximately 400 jobs will be a significant stimulus to our local economy. With a location that provides immediate access to I-75, MasterBrand will not only bring value to Butts County, but to our neighboring counties and communities as well. Welcome, MasterBrand!”
About MasterBrand Cabinets, Inc.
Headquartered in Jasper, Indiana, MasterBrand Cabinets, Inc. is the largest cabinet manufacturer in North America. Its powerful portfolio of brands – ranging from stock to made-to-order – offers quality cabinetry solutions for kitchen, bath, and other areas of the home. MBCI is an operating company of the consumer product company, Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE: FBHS). For more information, visit www.masterbrand.com.
Portions of this article were copied from the Governor’s press release. The featured image is an aerial photo of I-75 exit 205 / state route 16.