VA: CEB to Invest $149.7M for New HQ in Arlington County, Hiring 800

July 23, 2014

Member-based advisory co. to lease 350,000 sq. ft. in the new Central Place development in Rosslyn, to be named “CEB Tower." more >>


AR: TeleTech Opening Jonesboro Customer Experience Site for up to 600 Jobs

July 23, 2014

Provider of analytics-driven, technology-enabled customer engagement solutions to open facility to support a leading healthcare insurance co. more >>


GA: West Penn Testing Group to Locate in Bryan County, Create 70 Jobs

July 23, 2014

Material testing services provider will locate to Ellabell, creating 70 jobs and investing $3M into a facility over the next five years. more >>


TN: Beretta to Invest $45M to Move All Ops to Gallatin; Bringing 300 Jobs

July 23, 2014

Beretta U.S.A. has no plans to relocate its office, administrative and executive support functions from its Accokeek, Maryland facility. more >>



ACC: Chemical Activity Barometer Shows Highest Peak Since Feb. 2008

June 5, 2014

Leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC) results in the four primary components were positive. more >>


Debut of the AME Manufacturing Job Board Announced

June 5, 2014

Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME) AME Manufacturing Job Board a resource for job seekers and manufacturing companies. more >>


Plastics Machinery Shipments Off to a Good Start in Q1

June 5, 2014

Record quarter for mfg, suppliers of primary plastics machinery (injection molding, extrusion, blow molding, thermoforming equipment). more >>


First 12 Manufacturing Communities Designated through IMCP Initiative

June 5, 2014

Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership (IMCP) to spur communities to develop integrated, long-term economic development strategies. more >>



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Deep Energy Retrofits have Non-Energy Benefits, Too

July 16, 2014

This might be a surprise, but energy efficiency is about more than energy. Discover the true value of significant energy-efficiency investments. more >>


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Retail Changes Course: The Effect on Economic Development

July 16, 2014

Retailers will do well to use the information presented here to react quickly to current trends or risk being swept away by the winds of change. more >>


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Site Selection Trends in the Information Technology Industry

July 16, 2014

Learn how IT is transforming expansion in U.S. regions by accelerating & causing realignment of corporate strategies & site selection decisions. more >>


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Clean Industry Initiatives are a Win for Bottom Lines and the Environment

July 14, 2014

Read our new interviews that reveal why some communities and businesses find it makes economic sense to be environmentally focused. more >>



IRENA (2014), Renewable Energy and Jobs - Annual Review 2014

May 14, 2014

IRENA estimates that globally 6.5M people are working directly or indirectly in the renewable energy sector, based on a literature review... more >>


U.S. Crude Oil and Natural Gas Proved Reserves

April 25, 2014

U.S. crude oil proved reserves, led by reserve additions in Texas and North Dakota, increased at a record pace in 2012 according to the "U.S. Crude... more >>


Just How High-Tech is the Automotive Industry?

April 15, 2014

This report by the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) measures the technological nature of today’s auto industry and compares it to other sectors... more >>


Impact of the Manufacturing Renaissance from Energy Intensive Sectors

April 2, 2014

Inexpensive natural gas will boost manufacturing growth in the U.S. and its metropolitan areas according to a new report released by the U.S.... more >>


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The Moberly Area Industrial Park is home to the State of Missouri's 6th Certified Site (67.49 acres remaining) and includes a total of 210 acres of... More>>




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North Port, Florida, Continues to Achieve!   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Like many of America’s great success stories, North Port, Florida, is a self-made city and is ready to be the city of any growing business's future. More>>


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Lawrence County, Ohio - The Point Industrial Park: Connecting Manufacturing to Global Logistics   

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Michigan: The “Comeback State” is the Nation’s Go-to Place for Business   

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