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Franco Gussalli Beretta, a director of Beretta USA Corp., speaks during a ceremony at the state Capitol in Nashville, Tenn., on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, to announce that the Italian firearms maker is building a new manufacturing a research facility in the state. The $45 million plant is expected to be completed this year and could create 300 jobs. (AP Photo/Erik Schelzig

Franco Gussalli Beretta, a director of Beretta USA Corp., speaks during a ceremony at the state Capitol in Nashville, Tenn., on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, to announce that the Italian firearms maker is building a new manufacturing a research facility in the state. The $45 million plant is expected to be completed this year and could create 300 jobs. (AP Photo/Erik Schelzig

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