AL: Birmingham’s Shipt to Create 881 Jobs in Major Expansion

July 13, 2018

Membership-based online grocery marketplace delivering fresh foods and other items will generate $1.1B in new payroll over 20 years. more >>


TN: Oshkosh Corp. to Open Mfg Plant in Jefferson City, Create 300 Jobs

July 13, 2018

Designer and mfgr of specialty vehicles & vehicle bodies to renovate & occupy former John Deere building, install new machinery, equipment. more >>


VA: SAIC to Create 75 Jobs in Richmond, Retain Over 400 Employees

July 13, 2018

Science Applications International Corporation to add ~75 IT jobs in downtown Richmond, retain 400+ jobs in existing sites in the Commonwealth. more >>


MS: Hawkeye Industries to Invest $3M, Expand in Tupelo, Add 10 Jobs

July 13, 2018

Contract sheet metal fabricator’s investment includes addition of equipment & renovations to existing facility for laser tube processing line. more >>



U.S. Department of Commerce Initiates Section 232 Investigation into Auto Imports

May 24, 2018

Investigation to determine if imports of automobiles, including SUVs, vans, light trucks & auto parts, into U.S threaten national security. more >>


Site Selectors Guild Seeks First Executive Director

May 24, 2018

The only professional association of world’s foremost site selection consultants seeks self-starter to become its 1st full-time Executive Director. more >>


Energy Department Celebrates Energy Efficiency Progress of Better Buildings Initiative Partners

May 24, 2018

DOE announced progress made by 900+ public and private sector organizations through participation in the Better Buildings Initiative. more >>


PLASTICS Releases Bioplastics Report, Calls for Research and Innovation

May 24, 2018

New U.S. consumer survey shows increased understanding and support for bioplastics in the marketplace. more >>



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The Reshoring Phenomenon

July 8, 2018

During the last seven years, there has been a continuous uptick in reshoring. See why and what's ahead. more >>


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Prime Places for Business Prosperity

July 8, 2018

Every business aspires to find the best location for its prosperity. An exclusive glimpse into American sites that may be the perfect fit. more >>


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Michigan: Building on the Past, Embracing the Future

July 8, 2018

Michigan’s business-friendly climate and competitive resources have attracted some of the world’s top companies. Find out what's behind it. more >>


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Reshoring and FDI Trends Are Strong Across Most Industries

July 8, 2018

Many companies have reevaluated their offshoring decisions. Get an exclusive look at the numbers, why, where and what's ahead. 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 >>


Peoria AZ is the SMART Choice for Business Location

Peoria AZ is the SMART Choice for Business Location

September 25, 2017

From its stunning topography to diverse workforce, Peoria Arizona is becoming an increasingly popular place to live, work and invest. Peoria is in a... more >>



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LED FastStart Tops Workforce Training Program Rankings for 8th Year

December 13, 2017

Since launching in 2008, LED FastStart® has raised the bar and elevated expectations for what a best-in-class workforce program should be. more >>


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McHenry East Site   

11 buildings with two miles of paved road. There is a remote operated gate and security camera system with all utilities available. 66,000+square... More>>


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Randolph County Industrial Park   

Randolph County Industrial Park has the "Alabama AdvantageSite" designation, which means all due diligence is complete and the property is ready for... More>>




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The Etowah Recipe for Success: Size, Location, Access and Workforce   

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Want easy access to two international airports, commercial air service, interstate, a megasite and more? Check out Etowah County, Alabama. More>>


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The Key to Central Louisiana’s Success: A Strong Workforce   

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Central Louisiana is thriving. One major reason is the area’s strong workforce, which is driving regional growth and productivity. More>>


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Mississippi Works — and Delivers   

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Seeking a harmonious environment for your business? Discover Mississippi where people believe building business is the best option. More>>


White Papers

White Paper | May 25, 2018
2018 Global Aerospace and Defense Industry Outlook   

Outlook reviews the performance of the aerospace and defense industry in 2017 and forecasts its growth in the coming years. More>>


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The Aerospace Industry Cluster in U.S. Metros   

Top metro areas for aerospace employment reflect more populous metro areas with large airport operations or sizable mfg facilities in the metro. More>>


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The 2018 State Solar Policy Changes You Need to Know   

Report tracks on-site commercial solar installations & ranks top corporate solar users: top U.S. companies investing in solar in record amounts. More>>