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Article | September 30, 2005
Mississippi Proves Tough Contender in the Development Game   

With recent headline-grabbing locations and expansions like Nissan, Northrop Grumman, FedEx and, most recently, SeverCorr, Mississippi has been on a... More>>


Article | September 30, 2005
Oklahoma: Pro-Business Environment Offers Opportunity for Growth   

There are a number of reasons Oklahoma continues to make the location “short list” of some of America’s fastest growing corporations, including... More>>


Article | September 30, 2005
Update on the Food Industry   

Despite dire predictions of escalating food price inflation in the wake of the busiest hurricane season on record in 2005, the inflation rate for... More>>


Article | September 30, 2005
Future Bright for the Warehouse-Based Logistics Industry   

Despite business pressures from record fuel prices, skyrocketing health care costs and new technologies, warehouse-based logistics firms are thriving... More>>


Article | September 30, 2005
The Retail Industry   

Change is facing the new and unknown. The competitive nature of the retail industry requires that it deal with change on an ongoing basis through... More>>


Article | September 30, 2005
Who Moved My Profit? Location Selection for the Food and Beverage Industry   

Look beyond the company name, nutrition facts and headquarters address on your product’s label. Are you being faced with shifting markets,... More>>


Article | September 30, 2005
Retail Distribution Center Site Selection   

Consumer demands, global sourcing challenges and limited capacity across multiple transportation modes force every retailer to take continuous looks... More>>


Article | June 30, 2005
Plastics Play an Indispensable Role   

The U.S. plastics industry employs 1.4 million workers and provides more than $310 billion in annual shipments, and the plastics processing sector... More>>


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>>