JACKSON, MS – An increase in sales has upholstered furniture manufacturer Newport Home Furnishings LLC expanding its operations in New Albany, MS. The $270,000 project investment will result in 45 new jobs at the residential furniture company.
“The state’s furniture manufacturers are key players in north Mississippi’s economy, and I appreciate the team at Newport Home Furnishings for further strengthening its roots in New Albany and creating new jobs,” Gov. Phil Bryant said in announcing the news.
“Newport Home Furnishings LLC is pleased to partner with the state of Mississippi, the Mississippi Development Authority, the Appalachian Regional Commission, Union County and the City of New Albany as we expand our business,” added Wayne Stewart, managing partner at Newport Home Furnishings. “We appreciate the efforts and contributions of all involved.”
Founded in 2013, Newport Home Furnishings manufactures stationary and motion sofas, loveseats, chairs, and recliners.
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