Need a job? Here is your opportunity! Sims Bark Co. is a mulch manufacturer that is coming to Whitley County, KY and creating jobs for people around the area, Governor Matt Bevin’s office says. The company has many stores located in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, and South Carolina and now add Kentucky to the list. The company has invested $3.8 million and will buy a spot of approximately 65 acres with an industrial building that is 125,000 square feet. The company provides mulch, soil, for stores like Walmart, Lowe’s, Home Depot and some independent businesses such as Ace Hardware. The company is a family owned company that was founded in 1974.
The company is said to include 21 jobs and to start renovation later this year.