Logistics, Warehousing & Distribution


LA: Mauser to Invest $10M in Geismar Industrial Packaging Project, Add 75 Jobs

June 21, 2017

German global industrial packaging co. will operate a 40,000-sq-ft packaging & logistics facility on a 5-acre site in Talon Industrial Park in LA. more >>


IN: UPS Plans $260M Expansion, 570+ New Jobs Across Central Indiana

June 14, 2017

World’s largest package delivery co. to expand its operations in central Indiana, building a new, state-of-the-art hub in Plainfield. more >>


CO: Amazon to Invest in New Thornton Fulfillment Center, Create 1,500 Jobs

June 14, 2017

Amazon continues to create jobs in Colorado with 2nd fulfillment center planned in Thornton. Facility to encompass 855,000-plus sq-ft. more >>


CA: Amazon to Hire 1,500 for New Fulfillment Center in Fresno

June 13, 2017

Amazon will continue its growth in CA’s Central Valley and create 1,500 new full-time jobs in Fresno with its first CA fulfillment center. 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 >>


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Oconee Industry & Technology Park- 300,000 SF PAD site

July 21, 2014

300,000 SF building pad graded on the site within the Oconee Industry & Technology Park 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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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>>


Warehousing Best Practices Article | December 7, 2016
Aligning Warehouse Performance to Company Strategy

By: Michael Mikitka

Ever wonder if your warehousing facility’s (or facilities’) performance is aligned to your corporate strategy? Here's what some companies learned.   More>>