High Point, NC -- Tuesday, the city of High Point received more good news about jobs and an existing company.
OFS Brands will be expanding in southern High Point and that will create almost 200 jobs.
In all, 188 full-time jobs will be added over five years. The positions will pay about $40,700. High Point will get $9.25 million to the local tax base when the company expands and upgrade its facility at 1264 Jackson Lake Rd.
A ceremony featuring Deputy Commerce Secretary Dale Carroll and company officials was held in the High Point Municipal Building. Carroll made the announcement on behalf of the Governor and state commerce department.
OFS Brands is the parent company for OFS, First Office, Carolina, Loewenstein, and Styline Logistics. The family-owned corporation, headquartered in Indiana, is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year. OFS Brands makes casegoods, seating, and tables. Its logistics division delivers furniture across the nation for itself and for various clients.