Shindigz to expand, add jobs
By Merritt McLaughlin | Inside INdiana Business
Online retailer of personalized party supplies Shindigz has announced plans to expand its operations in South Whitley by adding new manufacturing equipment and additional jobs.The company says it will have new equipment up and running by March.
“Shindigz is on a growth path, and we are continuing to invest in South Whitley and our team as we grow,” said Dan Haight, CEO of Shindigz in a news release. “We’re adding new equipment now and we have plans for more investments this year. These investments strengthen our commitment to Northeast Indiana, which has been strong for more than 90 years.”
The company currently employs 145 people and will add three additional seasonal jobs.
The South Whitley Town Council approved a five-year tax abatement for the project on Tuesday evening, at the request of Shindigz and the Whitley County EDC.