GA: Macy's to Open Atlanta Technology Hub, Creating 630 Jobs

February 17, 2020

Macy’s, Inc. will open a new office at Atlanta’s T3 West Midtown facility to create an innovative technology hub. more >>


AZ: SNHU to Open New Tucson Operations Center, Hires 100+ New Staff

February 17, 2020

Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) will celebrate the opening of its new downtown Tucson operations center February 19. more >>


MD: Custom Brick Oven Maker Expands in Howard Co., to Add 50 Jobs

February 17, 2020

Brick oven manufacturer Marra Forni recently opened a new facility in Elkridge and will add approximately 50 new jobs. more >>


IN: Do it Best Corp. to Expand N.E. Indiana Operations, Add 90 Jobs

February 17, 2020

Do it Best Corp. announced plans to expand its Indiana operations, creating up to 90 new jobs in northeast Indiana in the next several years. more >>


TN: Spirit Airlines to Relocate Op Center to Williamson Co., Bringing 345 Jobs

February 14, 2020

Spirit Airlines officials announced that the company will relocate its Operations Control Center (OCC) from Miramar, Fla., to Williamson County,... more >>



Energy Dept. Announces 20 Competitors for American-Made Solar Prize

February 17, 2020

The U.S. Department of Energy announced the 20 competitors who have advanced to Round 3 of the American-Made Solar Prize. more >>


NJ: New Jersey Angel Investor Tax Credit Program Aids 32 Emerging Firms

February 17, 2020

The N.J. Economic Development Authority approved 161 applications for investments into 32 emerging technology life sciences companies. more >>


Global CO2 Emissions Flat in 2019, Reports International Energy Agency

February 17, 2020

The world's carbon dioxide emissions from the energy sector remained flat in 2019, compared to 2018, says the International Energy Agency. more >>


PA: Aviation Companies Gather in Pittsburgh for Job Fair Event

February 17, 2020

Aviation employers will gather in Pittsburgh Feb. 19 to connect with potential students in high demand for today’s jobs in aviation maintenance. more >>



How Technology Influences the Logistics Market

January 14, 2020

Technology is revolutionizing the logistics sector and modifying the fundamental ways in which we look at and define logistics. There are many forms... more >>


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Good to Go! These Designated and Certified Sites Will Get Businesses Rolling

January 14, 2020

No matter what they may be called—industrial parks, technology parks, business parks, commerce parks, certified sites or some other... more >>


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The Evolving Manufacturing Industry—Why You Can Make It in Ohio

January 14, 2020

Ohio has long been a leader in manufacturing, but the evolving industry is driving companies to work diligently to stay on the cutting edge. The... more >>


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Identifying Utility Friendly Communities When an Expansion is on the Horizon

January 14, 2020

For a standard industrial plant, it’s estimated that up to a third of the total annual operating costs are associated with utility usage. Given all... more >>



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Miramichi: Fertile Ground for Companies Looking to Grow in the Cannabis Industry

February 4, 2020

Committed to economic growth and diversification, the City of Miramichi in Canada is recruiting and attracting companies to help grow the cannabis... more >>


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Port of Coos Bay: Oregon's Seaport

November 6, 2019

The Oregon International Port of Coos Bay delivers the efficiency, flexibility and customer service needed to move cargo domestically and... more >>


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Port Tampa Bay Adds New Refrigerated Warehouse Capacity

January 22, 2018

Port Logistics Refrigerated Services (PLRS) has developed a 135,000-sq-ft new cold supply chain solution at Port Tampa Bay (PTB), FL. more >>


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Stone County Mississippi Strikes the Right Balance and Is In the Middle of It All

October 1, 2017

Surrounded by lush national forest, yet positioned in the heart of a dynamic industrial-military corridor. A place of timeless traditions and 21st... more >>



FL: Colleges to Receive $3.6M to Create Northeast Florida Fintech Initiative

February 13, 2020

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced that $3.6 million will be awarded to two colleges to create the Northeast Florida Fintech Initiative. more >>


WI: New Program Launched to Recognize Veteran-Ready Employers

January 30, 2020

With Wisconsin’s “Vets Ready Employer” initiative, the state is demonstrating its ongoing commitment to helping veterans and their families... more >>


NY: State to Create Training Institute for Wind Farm Workers

January 8, 2020

New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said the state will spend $20 million to create a training institute for prospective employees of planned offshore wind... more >>


MN: 14 New Projects Funded by the Minnesota Jobs Skills Partnership

November 5, 2019

The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) has awarded workforce development grants totaling nearly $3 million. more >>


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