Logistics, Warehousing & Distribution Articles

Article | June 30, 2003
Logistics Site Selection   

A comprehensive model for logistics site selection, evaluating cost factors and looking at qualitative issues often overlooked in the site selection... More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Foreign Trade Zones: Using Federal Trade Program as a Local Economic Development Tool   

The U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones program has grown profoundly over the last three decades. In 1970 there were 8 General Purpose Zones and 3 special... More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Indiana: Be in a State of Progress   

If you’re surprised that the plastics and metals industries hold such a dominant role in Indiana business, don’t be. The Midwest remains the home... More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Illinois - A Premier Business Location   

For nearly 200 years, Illinois has helped business and people realize their dreams in the middle of a country billed as the Land of Opportunity. More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Site Selection for the Plastics Industry   

What is the fourth largest manufacturing industry in the United States after Motor Vehicle and Equipment, Electronic Components and Accessories; and... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
Arkansas   

Whether it’s making barbeque sauce or locating an automobile super site … the basic ingredients in the shopping list may be similar. But some... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
Utilities Do More Than Provide the Juice   

It may be a no-brainer to say that any auto or aerospace company – or any heavy manufacturer, for that matter – needs to involve the local... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
The Future is Texas   

“The future is Texas. If you want to see where America is heading, start by studying Texas. “ --The Economist In 1901, mining engineer Captain A.... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
Mississippi's Automotive & Aerospace Industries   

Mississippi is prepared to meet the needs of business and committed to assisting local, national and global companies wishing to expand or relocate... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
Oklahoma   

Oklahoma’s history is rooted deeply in a pioneering and entrepreneurial spirit. From the opening of a Ford Assemblyplant in downtown Oklahoma City... More>>