Compounder Polychem Alloy buys wine cork maker, plans expansion

09/29/2010

Tasz Inc. is expanding in Lenoir, N.C., as the company tries to make inroads into the plastic wine cork market.

According to a Sept. 28 news release from Gov. Bev Perdue, Tasz plans to create 21 jobs and invest $2.2 million in Lenoir during the next three years.

The project received a $42,000 grant from the One North Carolina Fund.

According to the release, the average annual wage for new employees will be $29,833, not including benefits.

Tasz, a unit of Lenoir-based specialty compounder Polychem Alloy Inc., recently acquired...
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