February 2016 Feature Story: Manufacturing

Eastman put $3.5m in Knowlton

Knowlton Technologies headquarters on Factory Street, Watertown. Knowlton is one of the north country’s longest operating manufacturing firms, dating back to the early 1800s. Since Eastman Chemical Co. purchased the company in 2014, it has invested $3.5 million in capital improvements. Photo by Justin Sorensen, NNY Business.

Knowlton Technologies headquarters on Factory Street, Watertown. Knowlton is one of the north country’s longest operating manufacturing firms, dating back to the early 1800s. Since Eastman Chemical Co. purchased the company in 2014, it has invested $3.5 million in capital improvements. Photo by Justin Sorensen, NNY Business.

New owner has funded upgrades since 2014 takeover

By Ted Booker, NNY Business

Knowlton Technologies has spent nearly $3.5 million on projects since its Factory Street plant was bought by Eastman Chemical Co. in the summer of 2014. [Read more…]