Trade & Industry Development Honors 2021 CiCi Award Winners

Trade & Industry Development Honors 2021 CiCi Award Winners

January 6, 2021

Trade & Industry Development has named the winners of its 2021 Corporate Investment/Community Impact Awards (CiCi Awards). more >>


SC: Peabody Engineering Expands to East Coast, Creating 35 Jobs

January 26, 2021

Peabody Engineering will open a new production facility in Liberty, South Carolina, creating 35 new jobs over the next five years. more >>


WI: New Hotel in Superior to Create Construction Jobs, 35 Permanent Jobs

January 26, 2021

WEDC investment to help fund development of 60-room Cobblestone Hotel & Suites in Superior. more >>


RI: Infosy Plans to Hire 500 More Tech Employees in Rhode Island

January 26, 2021

Infosys doubles down on Rhode Island, commits to 1,000+ employees in the Ocean State more >>


NM: Economic Security Bill Aims To Bring Back Employees, Create Jobs

January 26, 2021

A major economic recovery initiative would pump another $200 million into New Mexico small businesses to create jobs and rehire workers. more >>


WY: Whole Foods Set to Open Store in Jackson

January 25, 2021

Whole Foods Market is moving into Wyoming, with a store planned in the affluent community of Jackson. more >>


MD: Giant Food Expands Corporate Headquarters, Adds 70 Jobs

January 25, 2021

Giant Food has expanded its corporate headquarters in Landover, Maryland. more >>



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Trade & Industry Development Honors CiCi Award Winners for 2021

January 6, 2021

Trade & Industry Development has named the winners of its 2021 Corporate Investment/Community Impact Awards (CiCi Awards). more >>


NM: State Provides Job Training Funding for 265 New Jobs

January 25, 2021

First round of JTIP for 2021 helps companies expand, growing jobs in N.M. more >>


FL: Florida Announces 8 Straight Months of Month-Over-Month Job Growth

January 25, 2021

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity announced Florida has had eight consecutive months of month-over-month job growth. more >>


MN: Launch Minnesota Receives National Award as an SBA “Super Connector”

January 25, 2021

 Launch Minnesota has received a national award as a “Super Connector” in the new Lab-to-Market (L2M) Competition sponsored by the U.S. SBA. ... more >>


December Retail Hiring Surges, Adding Record 229,700 Seasonal Jobs

January 25, 2021

Retailers added a record 229,700 seasonal jobs in December 2020, the highest seasonal total on record for the month. more >>


VA: 10 Companies Selected for Virginia Leaders in Export Trade Program

January 19, 2021

The Virginia Economic Development Partnership announced the acceptance of 10 companies into its two-year Virginia Leaders in Export Trade program. more >>


NJ: NJEDA Board Approves Zero Emission Incentive Pilot Program

January 19, 2021

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) Board of Directors approved the New Jersey Zero Emission Incentive Program (NJ ZIP). more >>



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CiCi Awards 2021 Community Impact Awards

January 5, 2021

A company’s decision to locate a new facility or expand an existing one can have a profound effect on a community, and it can go well beyond a... more >>


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CiCi Awards 2021 Corporate Investment Awards

January 5, 2021

While 2020 has certainly presented some challenges on the corporate investment front, many large projects continued apace, and the year is shaping up... more >>


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COVID-19 Has Upended the Traditional Company-Worker Location Dynamic

January 5, 2021

Since the end of WWII, the world’s manufacturers have pursued the lowest cost of production with little regard to tariffs, trade policy and... more >>


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Workplace Flexibility: Getting to the Other Side of COVID-19

January 5, 2021

2020 was a year of relentless uncertainty, and that uncertainty has extended into the real estate world to our expectations about the future of... more >>


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Missouri: An Investment Destination for Growing Companies

January 5, 2021

Missouri is a leader in banking, investment, and professional services. The technology industry has experienced tremendous growth, with tech... more >>


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Short-Term Realities and the Commercial Real Estate Long Game

January 5, 2021

The immediate and short-term realities of the commercial real estate market are, to put it mildly, somewhat murky. The most significant factors... more >>


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Louisiana Fuses Energy Strengths into Climate Leadership

January 5, 2021

In a year of rapid change, 2020 marked a watershed for clean energy and climate solutions in Louisiana. Private- and public-sector initiatives make... more >>



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EdTech Firm Says Goodbye, Silicon Valley... Hello, Silicon Bayou.

January 7, 2021

EdTech company SchoolMint is taking advantage of Lafayette, La.’s business climate, assistance programs, workforce training and higher-ed... 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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Miramichi: A Dynamic Community Committed to Economic Growth and Diversification

September 1, 2019

The City of Miramichi in New Brunswick serves as an industrial, business and retail center--and it's committed to a strategy of economic growth 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 >>


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 >>



5 Steps to Ensure Work-From-Home Employees Maximize Corporate Performance

March 13, 2020

Here are 5 steps to ensure that creating a remote workplace environment for employees is a positive, beneficial step for the company. more >>


Ericsson to Create 50,000 Career Opportunities In U.S. Over Next 5 Years

March 11, 2020

Ericsson North America will create 50,000 enhanced career opportunities for individuals in the U.S. workforce over the next five years. more >>


Energy Dept. Announces $20M Investment in Workforce Dev in Emerging Fields

March 6, 2020

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced up to $20 million in funding for workforce development at universities in emerging energy fields. more >>


IA: State Makes Progress Toward Reaching Postsecondary Attainment Goal

March 5, 2020

Iowa’s postsecondary educational attainment increased to 60.2% in 2019, growing by 2.6% from 57.6% reported in 2018. 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 >>


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Little Canoe Creek Mega Site   

1100 acres designated as an Alabama Advantage Site. Largest site in North Alabama. More>>


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McHenry East Site   

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Randolph County Industrial Park   

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The Dodge City Industrial Park site is flat, with no flood history. No major earthwork would be required for drainage or pre-construction leveling.... 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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When it comes to agreement and cooperation on many fronts across the U.S. seeming to be impossible, one state is defying all odds in the name of... More>>


White Papers

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>>


BBVAResearch White Paper | December 1, 2018
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>>


White Paper | September 21, 2018
The Next American Industrial Revolution   

There are several emerging technologies that look set to enable manufacturers in developing markets to remain competitive, ABI Reseach reports. More>>