- Associated Press - Thursday, May 7, 2015

MIDDLETON, Wis. (AP) - The company best known for its orange-handled scissors plans to build a new headquarters in Middleton for its operations in the Americas.

Fiskars says the $26 million project will accommodate about 400 employees and is expected to open in the fall of next year. The company expects to add about 55 new jobs at the headquarters.

Fiskars makes consumer products for the home, garden and outdoors. The company will receive up to $800,000 in state tax credits through 2018.

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