PharmaCann Penn Plant LLC Purchases Land in Scott Township

PharmaCann Penn Plant LLC, a PharmaCann Company, has purchased 18.28 acres of land from SLIBCO, the Scranton Lackawanna Industrial Building Company. The tract is located at Life Science Drive in the Scott Technology Park and will be used to construct a 36,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art pharmaceutical-grade medical marijuana growing and processing facility in accordance with Pennsylvania…

Trammell Crow Company to Deliver New Jessup Facility

Trammell Crow Company recently purchased, a 90-acre site in the Valley View Business Park from the Scranton Lackawanna Industrial Building Company (SLIBCO), for the construction of Valley View Trade Center, a new, one million-square-foot speculative distribution facility. SLIBCO is the industrial development affiliate of the Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce. This land sale marks SLIBCO’s…

Amy Luyster Promoted to Vice President

Amy S. Luyster has been promoted to the position of Vice President of The Scranton Plan, effective September 1. Ms. Luyster joined The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce in 1998 and is responsible for the coordination and implementation of marketing strategies for The Scranton Plan and providing site location and financial assistance to firms interested…

Sheetz Breaks Ground at Mount Pleasant Corporate Center

  Randmar Development LLC, developer for Sheetz, broke ground on a 1.76-acre parcel of land at the Mount Pleasant Corporate Center, where it will join other tenants located in two medical office buildings owned by Geisinger This parcel will be used for the construction of a brand-new, state-of-the-art Sheetz Convenience Store. Randmar purchased the parcel…

Prime Location: Lackawanna County is on the rise thanks to influx of businesses and residents

Whether it is because of its close proximity to major metropolitan areas, lower cost of doing business or its high quality of life, more and more businesses and people are making Lackawanna County home. According to United States Census data, the Scranton-Wilkes-Barre-Hazleton Metropolitan Area has seen its workforce increase by 3.2 percent. Lackawanna County especially…

Pasqualichio Brothers Inc. Purchases Land in Jessup

  Pasqualichio Brothers Inc. recently purchased Lot 14-A, a 4.91-acre parcel in the Valley View Business Park, from the Scranton Lackawanna Industrial Business Company (SLIBCO) for the construction of a new facility. SLIBCO is the industrial development affiliate of the Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce. “After a long, exhaustive search, and with the invaluable assistance…

The Scranton Plan Hosts Annual Summer Festival

  The Scranton Plan, an affiliate of the Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce, recently held its annual Summer Festival at Glenmaura National Golf Club in Moosic. This year’s Summer Festival was co-sponsored by Lackawanna County, Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services and MAC Sign Systems. The Summer Festival is an economic development marketing initiative targeting site…

Expansion Officially Underway for LBP in Jessup

  LBP Manufacturing, an innovator in disposable food packaging, recently hosted a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony in Jessup to officially welcome their new employees and thank those that made this new facility possible. “We at LBP are so very honored to be part of the Jessup community. As we make this investment today, we are securing…