Select Comfort Corp., Plymouth, announced that it will open a new technical support contact center near New Orleans that will create 225 new jobs. The office is expected to be operational in August with 50 new employees.

A company spokesman said the new office accommodates the company’s growth, will draw from a new talent pool and provides customer service redundancy. Louisiana Economic Development provided $800,000 in economic incentives.

Financing

Nortech Systems signs credit agreement

Nortech Systems Inc., Maple Grove, announced that it signed a new $21 million credit facility and an additional $20 million accordion feature with Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

Proceeds will be used for research and development and potential acquisitions.