Archive | Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi

TMMMS SA 2014-2

Toyota Mississippi donates toys, money to Salvation Army

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi and its team members donated over 375 items including toys, clothes, electronics and beauty products during the company’s annual toy drive to help make Christmas wishes come true for families receiving services from the Salvation Army. Toyota Mississippi also donated $10,000 to provide more than 13,000 meals to the Army’s clients […]

Read the full story

Posted in Automotive news, Blue Springs, Northeast Mississippi, Salvation Army, Toyota, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi0 Comments

IMG_0446

Toyota Mississippi makes donation to American Legion Post 49

At a Veterans Day ceremony at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi in Blue Springs today, company officials marked the plant’s first commemoration of the day.  TMMMS, which began production in October 2011, employs 2,000 workers, 160 of whom are veterans. At the ceremony, Toyota Mississippi made a $2,500 donation to American Legion Post 49 in Tupelo, […]

Read the full story

Posted in Automotive news, Blue Springs, National, Northeast Mississippi, Toyota, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi1 Comment

Corolla donation 2014

Auto museum, area career and tech centers get Corollas

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi donated seven cars today, the second time in as many years the Blue Springs plant has done so. This time, TMMMS donated six Corolla sedans to the career and technology centers in Lee, Pontotoc and Union counties. A seventh car went to the Tupelo Automobile Museum for display. The museum also has on display a Toyopet, the first car Toyota imported […]

Read the full story

Posted in Automotive news, Blue Springs, International, Manufacturing, National, Northeast Mississippi, tourism, Toyota, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi, Tupelo, Tupelo Automobile Museum0 Comments

The site of the water garden and park is on Highway 9, across from the Post Office

Toyota Mississippi helping Blue Springs build community space

It’s been a dream of Blue Springs officials to build a community park of some sort for its 400 or so residents, but the budget never has been big enough to accommodate that dream.  Not until today, when a corporate neighbor announced it would lend a hand. That neighbor, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi, is donating about […]

Read the full story

Posted in Blue Springs, Community development, Northeast Mississippi, Toyota, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi1 Comment

Toyota employs 2,000 workers at its plant in Blue Springs, which makes the Corolla sedan. The facility opened in October 2011.

Report: Manufacturing jobs in Mississippi increased last year

Manufacturing News Inc. says manufacturing jobs increased one percent during the past year, based on its survey. Manufacturers added 1,875 manufacturing jobs from March 2013 to March 2014, MNI said. Manufacturers’ News said the state is home to 2,916 manufacturers employing 170,294 workers. The Southeast region of Mississippi accounts for the most industrial employment in […]

Read the full story

Posted in Automotive news, Business news, Manufacturing, National, Northeast Mississippi, Toyota, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi0 Comments

Toyota Mississippi to delay production start on Tuesday

In light of today’s events across Northeast Mississippi, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi announced it will delay the start of production on Tuesday, April 29: • 7 a.m. – maintenance  and tool and die • 8 a.m. –  production team leaders, • 8:15 a.m  – production team members • 8:30 – office personnel Please contact the status line […]

Read the full story

Posted in Automotive news, Business news, International, Manufacturing, National, Northeast Mississippi, Toyota, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi0 Comments

Toyota Mississippi to pay for, build Habitat home

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi has been helping with Habitat for Humanity since 2011, and today,  employees of the plant – they’re called “team members”  – got started on another one this morning. But this particular home is a little different. For the first time, Toyota Mississippi is completely funding its construction. It’s paying not only […]

Read the full story

Posted in Business news, Manufacturing, Toyota, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi0 Comments

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 2,946 other subscribers