Shurtape breaks ground on distribution center
Corporate and political leaders gathered Wednesday morning for the groundbreaking of a new distribution center for Hickory-based adhesive manufacturer Shurtape Technologies in the town of Catawba.
The new, $31-million center will be located on a piece of land east of the company’s current distribution center off N.C. 10 West. It is expected to be complete by next spring.
Shurtape CEO Stephen Shuford said the distribution center is the first of what the company hopes to be multiple stages of development that could also include manufacturing at the site…..