Sauder Woodworking Receives Tax Credit for Job CreationARCHBOLD, OH -- Sauder Woodworking plans to expand its Archbold, OH, facility with the aid of a recently approved 60 percent, 7-year job creation tax credit from the Ohio Tax Credit Authority.

The company will invest approximately $4.8 million in new payroll expenses, which will result in 150 new, full-time jobs. This is part of Sauder's expanded 5-year contract with IKEA that also includes an equipment investment of more than $13 million.

Sauder's Archbold, OH plant, which already produces IKEA kitchen cabinets, will now produce four additional furniture lines for IKEA.

IKEA will expand Sauder Woodworking's contract. Sauder's Archbold, OH plant, already producing IKEA kitchen cabinets, will now produce four furniture lines for  IKEA as it readies stores in Miami, Kansas City and St. Louis for opening in 2014 and 2015.

IKEA US said it awarded Sauder Woodworking 5-year contract that will create at least 150 new jobs and involve an equipment investment of over $13 million by Sauder.

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Sauder Woodworking manufactures and sells RTA furniture and also has additional product lines through its WoodTrac division for ceiling systems and closet organization systems.

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