Plastics

Article | June 30, 2005
U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Help U.S. Based Manufacturers Stay in Business   

The use of the Foreign-Trade Zones program by U.S.-based manufacturers of computer-related peripheral products provides an instructive example of how... More>>


Article | March 31, 2005
The Convergence of Health Care, Biotech, and Technology - and the Location Decisions Behind Them   

The continued integration of bio- and information-technologies into the health care industry will result in a significant shift in how new bio-based... More>>


Article | September 30, 2004
Corporate Headquarters Site Selection   

When choosing a location for a corporate headquarters, it is not as much a real estate question as it is a business question. A company’s corporate... More>>


Article | March 31, 2004
Location Strategic Planning   

This article examines the latest thinking relative to the design of corporate location strategy. One overarching force shaping location strategy is... More>>


Article | March 31, 2004
Mississippi: A Polymer Revolution in Mississippi   

In the heart of the Mississippi pineland, high school students work diligent on a donated, 85-ton press. In addition to the regular courses of... More>>


Article | March 31, 2004
Pennsylvania: Hot Spot for the Plastics Industry   

Today’s competitive, global marketplace offers tremendous opportunities – and challenges – to growing businesses in the plastics industry.... More>>


Article | March 31, 2004
Plastics Outlook   

Founded in 1937, The Society of the Plastics Industry, Inc., (SPI), is the trade association representing one of the largest manufacturing industries... More>>


Article | March 31, 2004
Making the Best of Location Decisions in the Plastics Industry   

Finding a location that offers reliable and affordable utilities and good market access is key to the site search for plastics manufacturers. These... More>>


Article | March 31, 2004
Get in the Fast Lane   

Uncle Sam is rapidly becoming one of the most innovative and influential forces in our economy – driving the growth of businesses and... More>>


Article | December 31, 2003
North Carolina Soars with Success   

Equipped with new, flexible incentives, a well-skilled workforce and one of the nation’s lowest corporate tax costs, North Carolina continues to... More>>