Logistics, Warehousing & Distribution


IA: Economic Development Board Supports $48+M in Capital Investment

August 21, 2017

Iowa Economic Development Authority board awarded direct financial assistance & tax benefits to five co.s for expansion, creation of 62 jobs. more >>


IN: HMD Trucking to Invest $6M, Relocate HQ to Gary, Add 500 Jobs

August 18, 2017

New, state-of-the-art facility to be HQ & have a 9,000-sq-ft office building & a 26,000-sq-ft space for truck & trailer M&R & warehouse. more >>


NY: Tractor Supply Co. Breaks Ground on $75M, 350-New-Job Distribution Ctr

August 14, 2017

Rural lifestyle retailer to create 350 jobs, Construct 930,500-sq-ft facility in the Mohawk Valley of Herkimar County, NY. more >>


PA: COE Distributing to Invest $10M, Consolidate Sites to Smock, Hire 20

August 14, 2017

Wholesale distributor of office furniture, accessories, to expand in Fayette County, consolidate ops from outside the commonwealth. more >>



Toombs Corporate Center at U.S. Highway #1, Lyons, GA

Toombs Corporate Speculative Building

February 5, 2016

A newly constructed 100,000 sq ft speculative building located on an 11.16-acre parcel in Toombs Corporate Center at U.S. Highway #1, Lyons, Georgia. more >>


Pic of 50k OITP PAD v2

Oconee Industry & Technology Park – 50,000SF Pad-ready site

July 21, 2014

50,000 SF pad that is easily expandable to accommodate a 200,000 SF building more >>



EXIM Bank Releases its FY 2016 Annual Report

January 5, 2017

Report highlights support of more than $8B in U.S. exports and estimated 52,000 U.S. jobs by independent federal agency. more >>


Port of Philadelphia to Double Container Capacity, Create Thousands of Jobs

December 13, 2016

The $300M program, ranking among the largest investments by a state on the East Coast, will boost 3 of the busiest sectors of the Port. more >>


Pasha, Port of LA & CA Air Resources Partner on Green Omni Terminal

June 6, 2016

Project awarded $14M for testing emerging zero & near-zero emission technologies to bring cleaner air to port-adjacent communities sooner. more >>


Top Seaport Honors Go to Long Beach, Ranked No. 1 among N. American Ports

June 30, 2015

The Port handles $180 billion in trade annually, supporting hundreds of thousands of Southern California jobs. more >>


Case Studies

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Lubbock, Texas: A Hub City of Powerful Industries   

By: Michael Popke

Check out this appealing city in the northwest quadrant of TX, population of ~245,000 — local business leaders are pleased with its progress. More>>


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Greenbrier Valley, West Virginia: Growing Prosperity   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Site selectors will be pleased to get to know Greenbrier Valley, West Virginia, a community with a unique perspective. More>>


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Lawrence County, Ohio - The Point Industrial Park: Connecting Manufacturing to Global Logistics   

By: Shane Arrington

See how the intermodal hub of South Point, OH, serves as a strategic location offering lucrative incentives for businesses to develop and prosper. More>>


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Michigan: The “Comeback State” is the Nation’s Go-to Place for Business   

By: Jennifer Alten

Discover why Wall Street recently ranked Michigan No. 1 for states that recovered most from the Great Recession. More>>


White Papers

White Paper | February 16, 2017
12 Mistakes to Avoid in Site Selection   

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


White Paper | August 12, 2014
United States Industrial Highlights - Q2 2014   

A detailed, quarterly look at Industrial leasing, sales and construction activity for individual metro areas in the United States. More>>


White Paper | October 1, 2013
North America Industrial Outlook - Q2 2013   

Speculative construction is back and is becoming prevalent in logistics corridors, with future announcements anticipated in a handful of secondary... More>>


White Paper | September 24, 2012
Jones Lang LaSalle: Growing U.S. Exports will Drive Inland Ports    

Paper says healthy export volumes abroad prompting many U.S. manufacturers to re-evaluate existing supply chains, developers finding solutions. More>>



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Articles

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The Quest for the Prime Location: It just got easier

By: Linda Dobel

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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2017 Community Impact Awards

By: Jennifer Alten

It’s hard to capture the immeasurable impact businesses can have on a community, yet the CiCi Awards Community Impact category does just that.   More>>


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2017 Corporate Investment Awards

By: Jennifer Alten

What does corporate investment look like? For our 15 CiCi Awards Corporate Investment recipients, it means investing more than $11B.   More>>


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Tennessee Certified Sites Take the Guesswork Out of Site Selection

By: Governor Bill Haslam

Learn why Tennessee's award-winning Select Tennessee Certified Sites Program helps mitigate the risks in expansion or relocation decisions.   More>>


eCommerce Article | December 7, 2016
Five Ways E-commerce Has Changed Facility Planning

By: Phil Quartel

Tips to navigate the impact and changes E-commerce has brought to choosing and designing fulfillment and distribution facilities.   More>>