Content about Columbus, Ohio

December 5, 2011

According to an article in the Wichita Business Journal, Worthington Industries has no plans for workforce reductions in its new Maize, Kan., plant. 

Columbus, Ohio-based Worthington took over the Maize plant, where pressure cylinders are made, from Coleman Co. According to the newspaper, Worthington bought the plant for $23 million. It has about 70 employees.

April 8, 2011

Home improvement retail Menards will open the first of two planned stores in Columbus, Ohio on April 12, according to an article in the Columbus Business Journal

The Eau Claire, Wis. retailer purchased the land for the site in 2008 but did not start construction until last May, according to the article. The company is also preparing to build a second location on the east side of Columbus. 



March 30, 2011

Simonton Windows, the vinyl window and patio door manufacturer, has finalized plans to relocate the company’s corporate office to Easton Town Center in Columbus, Ohio. The transition -- from Parkersburg, W.Va. -- is set to be complete in June 2011. The company is part of the Home and Security business of Fortune Brands Inc. 

February 19, 2011

As Menards prepares to open its first store in Columbus, Ohio, the number-three U.S. home center chain made a deal to acquire more land for a second Columbus store, according to the Columbus Dispatch.

The company's first Columbus store is expected to open in the spring. That's about the same time that work is expected to begin on the second store, on the city's east side. That second store will probably open in spring 2012.

December 4, 2008

A proposed Menards store in Columbus, Ohio, has been put on hold until the economy...

September 9, 2008

By purchasing 139 lots from Beazer, Ryan Homes plans to build single-family housing in Grove...

April 29, 2008

The national home builder saw revenues drop 28 percent to $156.1 million from $216.6 million a year earlier....

April 1, 2008

The acquisition includes a lumberyard and truss facility in Delaware, Ohio; a truss plant in...

February 24, 2008

The retailer has planned a new location in Lancaster, Ohio, to be opened in April,...

January 1, 2008

M/I Homes will absorb $82 million in fourth-quarter charges....

October 7, 2007

While overall sales were down at the Midwestern home builder, the sales price on homes...