Walt USA, LLC Celebrates Grand Opening of New Manufacturing Facility

Walt USA, LLC (formerly known as Lin Manufacturing and Design) will cut the ribbon on its newly built manufacturing facility at 1:00 P.M. on Thursday, June 8, 2017 with North Logan Mayor Lloyd Berentzen, Logan Mayor Craig Peterson, President of the Cache Chamber of Commerce Sandra Emile and Owners Ken and Hillary Ong in attendance. Walt USA’s opening of this facility, creates the first of multiple manufacturing facilities as well as an innovation center to be built on this site over the next 5 to 8 years. This first expansion phase adds 30,000 square feet to their already existing 43,000 square foot manufacturing facility which is located at 2929 N. Main St. North Logan. The State of Utah, Governor’s Office of Economic Development has granted the company a 7-year tax incentive to facilitate growth. It is estimated that 50 new jobs will be added to the local workforce during the first phase. This new state of the art facility will house over 1 million dollars in new equipment. The facility is expected to commence operations with 100 knitting machines in additional to several other pieces of hosiery manufacturing equipment. This capital investment offers the capacity to manufacture approximately 8,760 pairs of socks per 8-hour work shift. “Having innovation, development and production within one site allows the company to better satisfy customer demand, while employing smart technology as well as concentrating on speed to market.” stated Tammy Parks, Manager of USA Product Development and Design. General Manager, Michael Sears added “We are very excited to continue to expand our production campus, in partnership with the State of Utah, and create economic growth in the Valley.” For more information visit www.waltusa.com

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