The Board of Directors of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) today approved awarding up to $5.6 million in performance-based tax credits to assist Charter Next Generation with $270 million in investments that will create more than 340 jobs statewide over the next eight years.

Charter Next Generation is known for being one of North America’s principal producers of sustainable, innovative material science solutions and world-class manufacturing capabilities. As a key supplier of highly engineered solutions used in food and medical packaging, as well as consumer and industrial markets in the United States, and one of Milton’s leading employers, Charter Next Generation’s Milton Plant is poised to continue significantly growing its business, offering the Milton community career opportunities with a stable and growing industry leader. With four plants in Wisconsin alone, the expansion will enable CNG to increase its sustainable manufacturing capabilities within the state, and in turn, introduce over 300 new jobs to the workforce while providing economic growth to local communities.

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