ST Tissue LLC, a manufacturer of high-quality tissue, towel and napkin products, will invest $35 million to expand its operation in Franklin, Virginia.
The company will add a new tissue machine and hard wound towel line that will increase existing capacity by more than 45,000 tons annually. Virginia successfully competed against Wisconsin for the project, which will create 50 new jobs.
ST Tissue, a minority-owned business, is North America’s premiere outsourced tissue manufacturer for Away From Home (commercial) tissue. The company provides bath tissue, paper towels and napkins, which are sold to channels such as food service, lodging, and office buildings.