TX: Omnitracs Opens $10M, 450-Job Dallas HQ

May 28, 2015

Pioneer of fleet management solutions to transportation & logistics co.s celebrated opening of its new HQ in Dallas at the KPMG building. more >>

CA: Amway Opens $42M Nutrition Mfg and R&D Facility in Buena Park

May 28, 2015

The 60,000 sq-ft mfg facility will house select mfg operations for the co.'s Nutrilite™ brand of vitamins, minerals and dietary supplements.. more >>

KY: Riken Elastomers Corp. to Invest $22M to Expand in Hopkinsville

May 28, 2015

Company plans to create up to 27 new jobs, nearly double facility space. more >>

NY: Xerox Expands Global Toner Production in Western NY Mfg Plant

May 28, 2015

Xerox will increase its emulsion aggregation toner capacity by 40 percent with the completion of a nearly $35M expansion project. more >>

Plastics Industry Positioned to Meet Growing Demands of Automotive Sector

May 28, 2015

“The plastics industry, which is the 3rd-largest sector of U.S. manufacturing in dollar value of shipments, is in the vanguard of innovation...” more >>

Automotive Simulation World Congress Features Global industry Thought Leaders

May 27, 2015

Automotive Simulation World Congress to feature plenary sessions, technical talks, exhibits, case studies & simulation technology advances. more >>

New AWEA Board Chair: Presidential Candidates Should Back U.S. Wind Energy, Citing for its Economic Benefits

May 22, 2015

New AWEA Board Chair Mike Garland declared it’s time for the wind energy industry to start flexing its muscle, citing its economic benefits. more >>

SPI Partners with UMass Lowell for Plastics Recycling and Sustainability Lab

May 20, 2015

Generous donations enable university to offer world-class education in plastics, technology and recycling. more >>


The West Coast Ports Dispute: a Teachable Moment in Site Selection

May 15, 2015

Companies are realizing that replacing imported goods with domestically produced goods can minimize risk. Here' a great way to do it. more >>


Diversification for Survival: How the Automotive Industry Rebounds

May 15, 2015

Auto industry take note: the buffering effects of diversification can help ensure stability and maybe even existence over the long run. more >>


Supplying the Aerospace Industry…Supply Chain and Location Considerations

May 15, 2015

Aerospace industry suppliers will want to see how to optimize their location selection to support their customers more efficiently. more >>


Light Manufacturing is an Economic Heavy Hitter

May 15, 2015

Get acquainted with areas that are focusing their energy and attention on helping manufacturers thrive in this exclusive article. more >>

2015 Aerospace Manufacturing Attractiveness Rankings

April 30, 2015

PwC's analysis of U.S. state-by state aerospace comparisons weights average taxes, operating costs, industry size and educational attainment. more >>

Pursuit of Sustainability Brings Manufacturing Back into Town

April 29, 2015

Case study reveals a surprising reversal of traditional industrial site selection strategy is bringing manufacturers back to urban settings. more >>

Shale oil: the next energy revolution

March 30, 2015

Shale oil has the potential to reshape the global economy, increasing energy security, independence and affordability in the long term. However,... more >>

Perspectives on Leasing

March 30, 2015

A corporate real estate tenant’s guide for evaluating ownership versus lease decisions. more >>

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