Logistics, Warehousing & Distribution


MI: FCA US Opens $10.4M, 100-New- Job Romulus, Distribution Hub

December 14, 2017

Car manufacturer's metro Detroit facility is the 2nd new Mopar PDC to open in the U.S. this year and will employ more than 100 workers. more >>


MD: Medline Industries Building Cecil County Distribution Center, Hiring 200

December 11, 2017

Mfgr & distributor of medical supplies, clinical solutions nearly tripling footprint in MD with construction of 1.1 million-sq-ft distribution center. more >>


OH: McLane Cuts Ribbon on $119M, 425-New-Job Food Distribution Center

December 5, 2017

Highly automated 337,831-sq-ft distribution center will employ a workforce of up to 425, including engineers and technical workers. more >>


NJ: Grainger Celebrates Grand Opening of NE Distribution Center

December 4, 2017

Broad line supplier of MRO products serving businesses and institutions opened its new distribution center in Bordentown Township, N.J. 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 >>



Amazon HQ2 Little Rock, AR, Bid

October 20, 2017

The deadline for bids for the new Amazon was Oct. 19. Little Rock, AR, made a fun video. 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 >>


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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 | December 1, 2017
Aerospace Manufacturing Attractiveness Rankings   

A qualitative framework that looks at all countries & U.S. states to provide aerospace companies information to improve manufacturing supply chains. More>>


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>>



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Articles

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Nothing is Constant Except for Change

By: Christopher D. Lloyd

Check out why this thought leader says in spite of all the excitement in the economic development world, a reality is the death of jobs.   More>>


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Illinois – A Choice Location

By: Mark S. Peterson

Explore Illinois’ central location, abundant water and natural resources, world-class transportation and logistics network for your next location.   More>>


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U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Answer the Call to Globalize

By: Greg Jones

This is the info you need regarding the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZs) program as change & unpredictability appear to intensify in the world.   More>>


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Kentucky’s Aluminum Industry Growth Goes White-Hot

By: Governor Matthew G. Bevin

Get all the facts on one of the leading states in aluminum production capacity that also boasts a huge auto parts supplier network.   More>>


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Finding the Most Desirable Spots for Your Business and Lifestyle

By: Linda Dobel

Choosing a business location involves so many variables it can be easy to overlook a very important factor: don't overlook quality of life.   More>>