Expansion will create 90 jobs, $6.1 million in capital investment
MADISON, WI. JULY 20, 2021 – IRIS USA Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of plastic injection molded products and distributor of small appliances, furniture and other household products, has expanded its facility in Pleasant Prairie–a $6.1 million project expected to create 90 jobs over the next three years.
WEDC is supporting the project by authorizing up to $350,000 in state income tax credits over the next three years. The actual amount of tax credits the company will receive is contingent upon the number of jobs created.
“This project is an example of the type of foreign direct investment we want to attract more of in Wisconsin,” said Missy Hughes, secretary and CEO of WEDC. “IRIS USA Inc. is putting Wisconsinites to work making products that are urgently needed to help the world survive and move beyond this pandemic.”
IRIS USA has undergone a facility expansion to increase its product offerings manufactured at the Pleasant Prairie location. The company is engaged in the manufacture, distribution, marketing and sales of plastic injection molded household and office products such as storage boxes and containers.
Currently, disposable face masks are already produced and sold by the company through business-to-business and business-to-consumer transactions. Production capacity…