Shaun Semple Brandt To Receive $1.2 Million In State Tax Credits By Ryan Denham • Dec 1, 2017 Carleigh Gray / WGLT Brandt Industries will receive $1.2 million in state tax credits to create its first U.S. manufacturing plant and hire at least 300 workers in McLean County, Gov. Bruce Rauner said Friday. McLean County Board Approves Brandt Incentives By Charlie Schlenker • Nov 14, 2017 Charlie Schlenker / WGLT The McLean County Board voted 16-1 on Tuesday for a proposed deal to bring a Canadian manufacturer to central Illinois in exchange for at least 300 jobs and a plant investment of more than $21 million. Unit 5 Reluctantly OKs Tax Breaks For Canadian Manufacturer Brandt By Ryan Denham • Nov 13, 2017 Carleigh Gray / WGLT Unit 5’s school board on Monday reluctantly approved around $400,000 in property-tax breaks for a Canadian manufacturer in exchange for the promise of hundreds of new local jobs. Brandt President: McLean Co. Chosen Over 2 Competitors; HQ Possible Too By Ryan Denham • Nov 13, 2017 Google Maps Brandt Industries expects to bring around 500 jobs to McLean County over the next decade and might even establish its U.S. headquarters in Bloomington-Normal, the company’s president said Monday.