East-North Central Articles


Indiana is the “Bio-logical” Choice to Grow Life Sciences Facilities
Article | December 31, 2012
Indiana is the “Bio-logical” Choice to Grow Life Sciences Facilities   

With its universities, logistics, a AAA credit rating and pro-business environment, Indiana is the “bio-logical” choice for life sciences. More>>



Michigan Inauguration
Article | October 31, 2012
Reinventing Michigan: Relentless Positive Action   

Following Gov. Rick Snyder taking office in 2011, Michigan is now thriving. Find out what accounts for this dramatic turnaround. More>>



The Search for Prime Logistics Gateway Locations
Article | October 31, 2012
The Search for Prime Logistics Gateway Locations   

Select areas to consider in the quest to identify prime logistics gateway locations. More>>



By Water and by Land: Ports of North America
Article | October 31, 2012
By Water and by Land: Ports of North America   

Ports have reinvented the import/export process--a look into the ports of today and tomorrow. More>>



Freight Rail: Private Infrastructure Investments Powering our Economy
Article | October 31, 2012
Freight Rail: Private Infrastructure Investments Powering our Economy   

American Railroad Association discusses how freight rail brings U.S. manufactured goods to ports, while nurturing a cascade of American jobs. More>>



What’s Impacting Today’s Metals Industry Location Choices?
Article | October 31, 2012
What’s Impacting Today’s Metals Industry Location Choices?   

Several geographic concentrations have emerged historically and continue to impact metals industry location: see the 7 top-tier states. More>>



Plastics Industry Geography Could be Shifting
Article | October 31, 2012
Plastics Industry Geography Could be Shifting   

Find out what the future holds for the plastics industry, and why the United States will be at the heart of plastics innovation. More>>



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Article | October 31, 2012
Logistics and Distribution Business is Robust with Activity   

The supply chain management evolution is making companies re-evaluate what they look for when making real estate site location decisions. More>>



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Article | August 31, 2012
Fitting Square Pegs into Square Holes: Designated Sites Offer a “Custom” Fit for Business Development   

A select group of sites featured for businesses that find development and growth within a designated industry cluster very desirable. More>>



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Article | August 31, 2012
National Association of Manufacturers: Rising Gas Prices Require a Comprehensive Energy Strategy   

NAM: For manufacturers—who use 1/3 of all energy consumed in the U.S.—rising gas prices hamper new investments, expansions, job creation. More>>