Retail Articles

Article | August 31, 2009
Wind Energy Finds Strong Tailwinds in Kansas   

Located in the heart of the nation's growing wind industry, Kansas offers an ideal location for wind turbine manufacturing. The state’s central... More>>

Article | August 31, 2009
FTZ Corporation Helps U.S.-based Businesses Compete in a Global Economy   

The Foreign-Trade Zone Corporation is the only nationally recognized consulting firm that limits its practice to the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones... More>>

Article | August 31, 2009
Economic Downturn   

At the National Association of Foreign-Trade Zones (NAFTZ), we connect global business with local communities through the U.S. Foreign–Trade Zones... More>>

Article | August 31, 2009
A Long-Term Labor Strategy Approach   

Global competitiveness has forced many companies to re-evaluate preconceived notions regarding the availability of skilled and qualified workers at... More>>

Article | August 31, 2009
Stimulating the Industrial Sector with Public Funding   

Our U.S. economy depends on the flow of money to keep its engines running. Stop the flow and the engine chokes. To restart the engine requires... More>>

Article | June 30, 2009
Unraveling Renewable Energy – Identifying Opportunities   

Renewable energy seems a muddle and understandably so. At the birth of every industry things get a little messy. Corporate leaders charged with... More>>

Article | June 30, 2009
Evaluating the Potential of a Green Building Project   

Sustainable development, green building, LEED certification….these phrases are becoming a common part of the discussion as companies plan for new... More>>

Article | June 30, 2009
R&D Support of Industry and Economic Development   

In December of 1899, then President William McKinley noted in his State of the Union address that: "Our future progress and prosperity depend upon... More>>

Article | April 30, 2009
Turning a Negative Economy into a Positive Result   

When scanning the headlines these days, it's easy to get the impression that America’s economic situation is growing ever darker, but that... More>>

Article | April 30, 2009
Mississippi - Innovating for Growth Across Industry Sectors   

Mississippi has the drive to lead in every industry. The state strives to create opportunities by initiating creative partnerships and embracing... More>>