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Vi-Jon to expand operations in Smyrna, Tennessee

Christian Fernsby |
Vi-Jon officials announced that the company will expand operations in Smyrna, investing $45 million and creating 64 new jobs in Rutherford County.

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Vi-Jon will expand its operations at 1 Swan Dr. in Smyrna, where the company currently employs more than 600 people.

Vi-Jon produces personal care products including mouthwash, soap, hand sanitizer, first aid, baby care and hair care. In addition, Vi-Jon markets and manufactures the second largest national brand of hand sanitizer under the Germ-X label.

With more than 140 years of collective R&D experience, Vi-Jon is the nation’s oldest private label manufacturer in the health and beauty sector. Between its Tennessee and Missouri operations, Vi-Jon has the capacity to manufacture more than three million bottles of products daily.

Over the last five years, TNECD has supported more than 25 economic development projects in Rutherford County, resulting in 3,100 job commitments and $545 million in capital investment.

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