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Article | September 30, 2004
Contact Center Site Selection, Parts 1 and 2   

The following is a two part article focusing on site selection for contact centers. Part one examines the processes for conducting these searches,... More>>


Article | September 30, 2004
Site Selection for the Technology Industry   

The technology industry is experiencing renewed growth, and the outlook for many new and emerging industries is nowbrighter than ever. Spending on... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
Arkansas: A Natural for Business   

Arkansas’ central U.S. location and comprehensive transportation network position the state as a strategic center for distribution. Located within... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
Kansas: An Emerging Presence in the Logistics and Bioscience Industries   

By highway, rail, or air, Kansas offers excellent transportation and logistical advantages. Because Kansas is central and because the state has... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
Why the World's Best Companies Are Moving to Texas   

In the 19th Century, it was not uncommon to find the words “Gone to Texas” etched on abandoned shops and homesteads all across the United States... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
Michigan: Driving High-Tech in the 21st Century   

Michigan, perhaps more than other states historically based on an industrial economy, has risen above the rust-beltimage of the past into an... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
Tariff Rates Fall, Foreign-Trade Zone Use Climbs. What's the Deal?   

For the past three decades, U.S. tariff rates have fallen significantly, with many new products eligible for duty-free importation into the United... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
New State-by-State Study on the Bioscience Industry   

Employment and other economic activity in the biosciences has grown dramatically in the past three years, and states working to attract bioscience... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
Supply Chain Outsourcing, a Logical Decision   

In the recently concluded Presidential election, outsourcing, or rather off-shoring, was a major campaign issue. The loss of massive amounts of... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
Putting Biosciences in Their Place   

The Life Sciences industry is unique in a number of critical respects. First, it is a highly diverse sector, with products and applications ranging... More>>