Solid Stone Fabrics

Investment: $1.5 million
New Jobs: 22
Location: Henry County
Industry: Manufacturing

Solid Stone Fabrics, a textile manufacturer and distributer of stretch fabrics, will invest $1.5 million to expand its operation in Henry County and create 22 new jobs. Solid Stone sources fabric worldwide for consumer markets and uses sublimation to embellish fabrics with custom images, creating merchandise ranging from dance wear to costumes to swimsuits. The expansion will accommodate new equipment and include building improvements to the existing facility.

Virginia successfully competed against California, Florida and New Jersey for the project.