U.S.: United Technologies to Hire 35,000, Invest $15B over Next Five Years

May 24, 2018

Co. to inject additional $75B in U.S. communities through local procurement of products & services, adding to U.S. employment opportunities. more >>


LA: DXC Technology Opens Digital Transformation Center, Hiring 2,000

May 24, 2018

Independent, end-to-end IT services co. to lease 10 floors of 23-floor New Orleans structure; LA’s largest tech-focused econ. dev. project. more >>


FL: Pratt & Whitney to Invest $100M, Expand in Palm Beach County, Hire 215

May 24, 2018

Mfr of aircraft engines & auxiliary power units to add 215 jobs to 1,300 base & $100M investment to $88M in improvements at site since 2012. more >>


NC: AveXis to Invest $55M, Locate in Durham County, Create 200 Jobs

May 24, 2018

Clinical-stage gene therapy co.s' new mfg facility to produce potentially breakthrough therapies, address rare neurological genetic diseases. more >>



U.S. Department of Commerce Initiates Section 232 Investigation into Auto Imports

May 24, 2018

Investigation to determine if imports of automobiles, including SUVs, vans, light trucks & auto parts, into U.S threaten national security. more >>


Site Selectors Guild Seeks First Executive Director

May 24, 2018

The only professional association of world’s foremost site selection consultants seeks self-starter to become its 1st full-time Executive Director. more >>


Energy Department Celebrates Energy Efficiency Progress of Better Buildings Initiative Partners

May 24, 2018

DOE announced progress made by 900+ public and private sector organizations through participation in the Better Buildings Initiative. more >>


PLASTICS Releases Bioplastics Report, Calls for Research and Innovation

May 24, 2018

New U.S. consumer survey shows increased understanding and support for bioplastics in the marketplace. more >>



Insights

Shaking the Game Board: Will the New U.S. Tax Law Impact Location Decisions?

April 30, 2018

New U.S. tax law may make the U.S. a more favorable tax regime overall, but what about less-obvious impacts on corporate location decisions? more >>


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Current Perspectives on Corporate Real Estate Growth

April 30, 2018

Trends in corporate real estate are determined by a wide range of factors. Don't miss the boat. Get to know what's most important right now. more >>


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CiCi Community Impact Awards

April 30, 2018

Want to see community transformations resulting from companies' location choices? Simply read the CiCi Community Impact Awards stories. more >>


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Finding a New Home: Locating a Corporate Headquarters

April 30, 2018

Siting a corp. HQ is a unique site selection project. Before testing the waters, read on to become an expert on key dynamics to HQ success. more >>



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Port Tampa Bay Adds New Refrigerated Warehouse Capacity

January 22, 2018

Port Logistics Refrigerated Services (PLRS) has developed a 135,000-sq-ft new cold supply chain solution at Port Tampa Bay (PTB), FL. more >>


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Stone County Mississippi Strikes the Right Balance and Is In the Middle of It All

October 1, 2017

Surrounded by lush national forest, yet positioned in the heart of a dynamic industrial-military corridor. A place of timeless traditions and 21st... more >>


Peoria AZ is the SMART Choice for Business Location

Peoria AZ is the SMART Choice for Business Location

September 25, 2017

From its stunning topography to diverse workforce, Peoria Arizona is becoming an increasingly popular place to live, work and invest. Peoria is in a... more >>



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LED FastStart Tops Workforce Training Program Rankings for 8th Year

December 13, 2017

Since launching in 2008, LED FastStart® has raised the bar and elevated expectations for what a best-in-class workforce program should be. more >>


Available Properties

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Randolph County Industrial Park   

Randolph County Industrial Park has the "Alabama AdvantageSite" designation, which means all due diligence is complete and the property is ready for... More>>




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Recipe for Change: The Flexible Food Processing Plant of the Future   

A look at a prototype for a more flexible food processing plant. Concept features six key areas of innovation to help inform the future facilities... More>>


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State of State Business Incentives 2015   

This most striking finding of this report is the overall growth in the number of state business incentive programs. Since 2000, the overall number of... More>>


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