NC: Both Baxter International & Taylor Stave to Expand in McDowell County

March 24, 2017

Two employers, one a healthcare co. and one a wood products supplier, plan to create 118 new jobs in McDowell County, NC. more >>


KY: Piramal Pharma Solutions to Invest $25M, Expand Sterile Mfg in Lexington

March 24, 2017

Investment increases Piramal's capacity & capabilities in manufacturing of sterile finished dosage forms. more >>


MA: Avista Pharma Completes $4M Agawam Facility Expansion

March 24, 2017

Facility & technology upgrades will enable Avista Pharma to deliver additional microbiology, sterility testing and microbial ID service offerings. more >>


VA: Land O’Lakes, Inc. to Construct an Animal Feed Mfg Facility in Roanoke

March 24, 2017

While new facility is being constructed, the co. will serve customers from product made at existing facilities. more >>



ACEE: EmPOWER Maryland Will Create 68,000 New Jobs & Maryland Boost GDP

March 8, 2017

American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy study says MD could gain 68,000+ jobs, $3.75B in GDP from energy-efficiencey program. more >>


January 2017 Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®

February 16, 2017

Economic activity in mfg expanded in Jan. & overall economy grew for 92nd consecutive month, according to Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®. more >>


Plastics Industry Association: Plastics Industry Adds Jobs, Outpaces Mfg as a Whole

February 16, 2017

U.S. plastics industry remains third-largest manufacturing sector overall, accounts for $418.4B in shipments & 954,000 workers in 2015. more >>


Near-Record Growth Propels Wind Power to 1st Place U.S. Largest Renewable Resource

February 16, 2017

American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) report: U.S. wind power has 2nd-strongest quarter ever for newly installed energy-generating capacity. more >>



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Site Selection Factors Impacting the Medical Device and Diagnostic Industry

March 1, 2017

A blueprint for medical device & diagnostics practitioners to find the ideal site location & workforce within this $65B global business sector. more >>


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When Offshore Food Manufacturers Come to the U.S.

March 1, 2017

Whether foreign or domestic, the expert tips here will greatly benefit food industry site selectors attracted to the sizable U.S. market. more >>


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Innovative Clusters Shaping the Future of the Life Sciences Industry

March 1, 2017

Help is here for life sciences firms rethinking location strategies as competition heats up for the next wave of blockbuster medicines & talent. more >>


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Agriculture & Life Sciences Companies Flock to Locate in California

February 27, 2017

See for yourself how California’s economy has transformed in a remarkably positive way, making it a top choice for business location. more >>



12 Mistakes to Avoid in Site Selection

February 16, 2017

Study of a few critical mistakes site selectors can make that undermine analysis, lead to risk, higher cost, unfavorable operating conditions. more >>


WeiserMazars 2016 Food & Beverage Industry Study

January 10, 2017

Report defines industry trends, builds knowledge base of food & beverage challenges, opportunities & best practices to stay ahead of competition. more >>


U.S. Organic Hotspots and their Benefit to Local Economies

January 10, 2017

A systematic assessment of the impact of organic agriculture on local economies that identifies 225 counties in the U.S. as organic hotspots. more >>


How & Why the IOT is Transforming Manufacturing

July 18, 2016

The Internet of Things (IoT) is starting to fundamentally change the way some big companies operate and this is especially true for manufacturing. more >>


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