Bear and Son Cutlery of Jacksonville is expanding its operation with a new shipping company located near its headquarters. The company celebrated the new addition with a ribbon cutting, today. The expansion comes after a recent announcement by Bear & Son Cutlery. The company is partnering with Remington Outdoor Company to create new product for its knife line. M & J Shipping will be the center of Bear & Son Cutlery’s shipping obligations. It is named after the son and daughter of Bear and Son Cutlery President Ken Griffey. M is for his son’s Matt’s name and J is for his daughter Jennifer. The two will be running the new company’s operations. Griffey says the growth is a great opportunity for Bear & Son Cutlery. Jacksonville Mayor Johnny Smith, says this kind of advancement is good for the community. According to Griffey, M & J shipping has already started shipping large orders of the Remington product.