FL: ERC Announces New Location in Melbourne, 350 New Jobs

August 17, 2017

Co.’s move to create 350+ jobs including customer service reps, quality analysts, leadership roles, trainers, recruiters and more. more >>


AR: Lockheed Martin Invests $350M in Satellite Production Facility

August 17, 2017

The 266,000-sq-ft "Factory of the Future" will speed production and lower costs fo security and aerospace company. more >>


NC: Albemarle Corp. to Invest $10.5M, Expand, Add 200 Jobs in Charlotte

August 17, 2017

Global specialty chemicals co. will create 170 jobs in Cleveland County and 30 in Charlotte, NC. more >>


NM: Raytheon to Invest $10M, Add 60 High-Tech Mfg Jobs in Albuquerque

August 17, 2017

Expanded operations will support development & production of directed energy systems, range monitoring systems & telemetry systems. more >>



Energy Department Reports: Wind Energy Continued Rapid Growth in 2016

August 11, 2017

The Energy Department released three wind market reports demonstrating continued growth in wind energy nationwide. more >>


Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®, July 2017

August 11, 2017

Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in July, and the overall economy grew for the 98th consecutive month. more >>


SFIA: 2017 Economic Outlook for Cold-Formed Steel Framing

August 11, 2017

TRG notes non-residential construction is nearing what historically would be considered a peak, but forward momentum still present. more >>


Smaller U.S. Cities Joining Technology Boom

August 11, 2017

Increasingly, tech firms are bypassing celebrated traditional locations in favor of cities not typically associated with the tech sector. more >>



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When “Good” Data Enables Bad Location Decisions

June 28, 2017

Add these tips for properly using location data to make the best possible decisions when selecting a site for business. more >>


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The Quest for the Prime Location: It just got easier

June 28, 2017

Search no further for top-drawer locations to include on your short list of sites for your new site location project, there are great ones here. more >>


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Iowa is a Robust Manufacturing State – Surprised?

June 28, 2017

Did you know? Iowa employs over 200,000 skilled workers and advanced manufacturing is Iowa’s single largest industry, 3x more than agriculture. more >>


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Trump Impacts the Attractiveness of United States Manufacturing Sites

June 28, 2017

The Reshoring Initiative and BLS & Co. have witnessed acceleration in reshoring. Get the inside scoop on what they think is the magnet. more >>



2017 Manufacturing Report

August 11, 2017

Trends and strategies to help manufacturers understand growth challenges and capture opportunities. more >>


The Footprint 2020 Study

August 9, 2017

The next shift in manufacturing locations is imminent. Study discusses how to prepare. Over 50 companies responded to the survey. more >>


Utility Energy Efficiency Scorecard

June 15, 2017

ACEEE's first Utility Energy Efficiency Scorecard ranks largest 51 electric utilities across the USA based on utility-sector efficiency programs . more >>


Deloitte Retail Volatility Index: How 100 years of conventional wisdom is being disrupted

June 15, 2017

Consumer shopping patterns appear to have changed & retailers are taking a long, hard look in the mirror & debating about industry issues. more >>


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