Article | June 30, 2005
Missouri Means Business   

Missouri’s sultry summer weather is not the only thing that is hot in the heartland. The state’s new and improved, open-for-business approach is... More>>

Article | June 30, 2005
Ohio: Ohio Manufacturers Reap the Benefits of ISO Certification   

In the always-evolving world of manufacturing, it’s important to stay ahead of the competition. New and innovative products are being discovered... More>>

Article | June 30, 2005
Tennessee: Serving Up Southern Hospitality Industrial-Style   

Taking a look inside Tennessee is like opening a box of chocolates. There’s an assortment and variety that can only be discovered when one takes a... More>>

Article | June 30, 2005
South Carolina: Creating Opportunity in Advanced Manufacturing   

Opportunities—there’s no better place for advanced manufacturing companies to find them than South Carolina. Whether it’s opportunity for... More>>

Article | June 30, 2005
Industrial Production Rises for Third Straight Month   

As the Federal Reserve recently reported that overall industrial production edged up 0.1 percent in July after a much faster 0.8 percent rise in... More>>

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 | June 30, 2005
Manufacturing Location Trends   

This article examines (a) current/emerging status of manufacturing in the U.S.; (b) predominant locational influences for siting new production... More>>

Issue | April 30, 2005
Q3 2005   

According to the recent reports by numerous federal agencies, the economy is starting to grow.  Even with the ever increasing oil prices,... More>>

Case study | March 31, 2005
Boise Metro and the Idaho Technology Corridor   

Industry Impact showcases an emerging economic region experiencing explosive growth within a particular industry sector. This issue examines the many... More>>

Case study | March 31, 2005
Purdue: Incubator and Magnet to the World   

Purdue Research Park’s slogan "The idea economy is here" is an accurate reflection of the park’s reputation in Indiana and throughout the nation... More>>