Recruitment Snapshot

Companies across a range of economic sectors have selected KC for the location of headquarters, manufacturing and logistics facilities, research and development operations, and shared service centers. The common thread connecting each of these successes together in KC has been the excellent value each derived from a talented and deep workforce, diverse operating environments, and amazing work-life balance.





ACE Hardware Distribution center Kansas City, MO 350 June 2023
Chick-fil-A Supply, LLC Distribution center Olathe, KS 63 Mar. 2023
Cnano Technology USA, Inc. Carbon nanotube mfg. New Century, KS 112 June 2023
DSM Pet food mfg. Tonganoxie, KS 28 May 2023 
Felixvet, Inc. Animal pharmaceuticals headquarters Kansas City, MO 10 July 2023
Hillman Co. Distribution center Belton, MO 120 Feb. 2023
Marvin Windows Window mfg. Kansas City, KS 600 May 2023
Nuuly / URBN  Fulfillment center for Nuuly brand Raymore, MO 750 Jan. 2023
Origin Point Brands Regional distribution center Kansas City, KS 5 Oct. 2023
Project Empire  Data center Olathe, KS 6 July 2023 
Project Nautique Food distribution center New Century, KS 84 Sept. 2023
US Motor Works After market auto parts distribution center
Liberty, MO 70 July 2023
Veeva Systems Engineering hub Kansas City, MO 124 Mar. 2023
Western Governors University Nursing education Kansas City, MO 23 May 2023
Vertical Cold Storage Cold storage facility Kansas City, MO 67 Jan. 2023
Boot Barn Retail distribution center Kansas City, MO 240 May 2022
Clorox Product distribution center Olathe, KS 250 May 2022
Home Depot Retail distribution center Kansas City, MO   25 Mar. 2022
Meta Facebook data center Kansas City, MO 100 Mar. 2022
Panasonic Energy Co., Ltd. EV battery mfg. De Soto, KS 4,000 July 2022
RLE International Group USA Global engineering and design Kansas City, MO 85 Mar. 2022
Scorpion Biological Services Biomanufacturing Manhattan, KS 500 Apr. 2022
VetNova Companion animal supplements distribution Olathe, KS 2 Feb. 2022
Zoom Tech and video communications Overland Park, KS 50 May 2022 
ALPLA Inc. North America Injection molding mfg. Kansas City, MO 75 Oct. 2021
Amazon Air Logistics Kansas City, MO 50 May 2021
ePac Plastics film products mfg. Lenexa, KS 40 Oct. 2021
Mechanix Wear Distribution Kansas City, MO 40 May 2021
National Fulfillment Services, LLC  Third party logistics  Kansas City, MO  16  Apr. 2021
NetPMD Solutions IT engineering solutions firm (Hdq.) Kansas City Area 100 Nov. 2021 
Niagara Bottling Co. Bottled liquid mfg. Kansas City, MO 92 June 2021
Torch.AI Artificial intelligence technology Leawood, KS 290 May 2021
TTEC Insurance / financial services back office / contact center Overland Park, KS 450 May 2021
Walgreens Fulfillment and distribution center Liberty, MO 200 Nov. 2021
BoxyCharm Distribution Belton, MO 250 Oct. 2020
Chewy, Inc. eCommerce Belton, MO 1,200 July 2020
Dots Pretzels Food mfg. Edgerton, KS 22 June 2020
Kenco Logistics Services, LLC Third-party logistics company Liberty, MO 31 Nov. 2020
Melaleuca, Inc. Wellness products distribution center  Kansas City, MO 202 Dec. 2020
Phoenix Package Logistics, LLC Sort and ship facility North Kansas City, MO 15 Aug. 2020
Pretzels, Inc. Food mfg. Lawrence, KS 281 Oct. 2020
Project Frosty Food distribution center Olathe, KS  127 Oct. 2020
Project Silver Rhino Livestock, poultry, pet and aquaculture feed ingredients mfg. Paola, KS 8 Nov. 2020
Tuthill Pump mfg. Lenexa, KS 68 June 2020
UPS Delivery services Kansas City, MO 68 Aug. 2020
Urban Outfitters, Inc. Omnichannel distribution center Kansas City, KS 985  July 2020
World Pantry Distribution center Kansas City, MO 20 July 2020

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