Calhoun-based Bentley Dye Services Inc., the largest wool supplier in the United States, has purchased 42 acres in the McDaniel Station Business Park for a new polyester extrusion/yarn mill manufacturing facility.

The Development Authority of Gordon County said that Phase one of the new venture — a state of the art, environmentally friendly extrusion plant — will create 75 new jobs and represents in investment of more than $30 million.

Phase two of the venture is another $20 million investment with an additional 75 jobs if market conditions remain favorable.

Calhoun Times