KY: Global Healthcare Company to Add 134 Jobs in Louisville

January 18, 2019

AmerisourceBergen, a global healthcare company, will expand its Louisville distribution center with a $15M investment and 134 full-time jobs. more >>

KY: Diageo to Locate New Distillery in Lebanon, Add 30 New Jobs

January 18, 2019

Diageo, a global producer of beverage alcohol, will locate a $130 million distillery in Lebanon creating 30 full-time jobs. more >>

LA: Richard’s Cajun Foods To Invest $2.7 Million In Acadia Parish Expansion, Create 12 New Jobs

January 18, 2019

Richard’s will invest $2.7 million to relocate some production and administrative functions to Church Point, Louisiana, and create 12 new jobs. more >>

IN: California Clean Energy Company Chooses Site for New Waste-to-Fuel Plant, to Add 163 Jobs

January 18, 2019

Fulcrum BioEnergy, Inc., a producer of renewable jet fuel and diesel, announced plans to establish operations in Indiana and add jobs. more >>

Sewn Products National Reshoring Award Accepting Entries Now

January 14, 2019

The Sewn Products National Reshoring Award is accepting entries now. Deadline for all entry forms to be requested is January 21. 2019. more >>

IN: EDCMC, City of Michigan City Secure 426 Acres for Future Development

January 14, 2019

Approximately 426 acres of land in Northwestern La Porte County is now available for continued economic development. more >>

GA: GPA on track for 4.3M TEUs

January 14, 2019

The Georgia Ports Authority is on track to reach 4.36 million twenty-foot equivalent container units handled in 2018, its highest volumes ever. more >>

Department of Energy Announces $100 Million Energy-Water Desalination Hub to Provide Secure and Affordable Water

January 14, 2019

The U.S. Department of Energy announced $100M to establish an Energy-Water Desalination Hub to address water security issues in the USA. more >>


Foreign Direct Investment: Is the Glass Half-Empty or Half Full?

November 28, 2018

Recent data about foreign direct investment in the U.S. (FDI) is both a good and bad news story. Read on to learn more. more >>


Ready to Roll: Designated and Certified Sites Get Businesses in Motion Fast

November 27, 2018

As the old saying goes, don’t let the grass grow under your feet. In other words, getting things going quickly is the best way to go. That’s... more >>


Ohio is Fostering a Modern Manufacturing Industry

November 27, 2018

For 150 years, Ohio has been a model for fostering manufacturing pride. Ohio seizes the jobs and opportunities of the 21st Century. more >>


Evaluation of a Community’s Utility Infrastructure to Satisfy Your Company’s Expansion Plans

November 27, 2018

As a company makes a commitment to expand its operations, they often overlook utilities as a significant search factor. more >>


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 >>


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 >>

Louisiana Economic Development

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 >>

Available Properties

Stone County Economic Development Partnership Property | October 1, 2017
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   

By: Trade & Industry Development

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   

By: Jennifer Alten

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   

By: Juli Anne Patty

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

White Papers

BBVAResearch White Paper | December 1, 2019
Is Your Supply Chain Ready for a Protracted Trade War?   

This paper discusses preparing for the consequences of geopolitical shifts caused by tariffs, including bolstering management of supply chains. More>>

DOGE White Paper | January 1, 2019
World Green Building Trends: 2018   

Forty-seven percent of those participating in the World Green Building Trends Report expect a majority of their projects to be green by 2021. More>>

White Paper | October 23, 2018
How International Companies Boost America’s Economic Advantage & Build American Opportunity    

Report showcases how contributions to U.S. economic growth stem from investments in the U.S. by international companies (FDI). More>>