Haier Readies New Tech Center in Indiana
Haier America said this week that it will open a new North American Tech Center in Evansville, Ind.
The new 30,000-square-foot facility will open in 2015 and create 50 high-wage jobs, the company said. The facility will focus on "support and development for Haier's North American market including appliances, home comfort products and home entertainment products."
"As the world's number one appliance manufacturer, Haier's strategy has been to establish localized R&D and manufacturing bases that allow the company to support each regions' specifics needs," Adrian Micu, president and chief executive officer of Haier America, said as part of the announcement.