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FL: St. Lucie Economic Development Council Wins Three Top Statewide Marketing Awards

The Florida Economic Development Council (FEDC) presented its Best in Show 2022 Innovation in Marketing Award and two other top awards to the Economic...

business

After Two-Year Hiatus, Open Forum returns to Davos at a Crucial Turning Point in History

As part of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2022, this year’s Open Forum Davos will focus on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Russian ...

business

Report: Almost Half of Americans Witness Wrongdoing in Workplace and Most Plan to Blow the Whistle

According to the new 'WhistleBlower Security US Report' released last week, 41 per cent or 64 million working Americans are aware of wrongdoing commit...

business

TX: TexAmericas Center Partners with Texas A&M Students for Research, Development

TexAmericas Center (TAC) is pleased to recognize the work and contributions of Texas A&M College Station students during a semester-long partnership t...

shipping

Imports at Major U.S. Retail Container Ports Set New Record This Spring

Imports at the nation’s major retail container ports set a record this spring and are expected to see near-record volume in May retailers bring in mer...

metals

PA: Pittsburgh Welcomes AISTech 2022, North America’s Largest Iron & Steel Tech Conference and Exposition

Pittsburgh, the Steel City, will again be home to North America’s largest annual gathering of the global iron and steel industry, as the Association f...

agriculture

North American Ag Tractor, Combine Sales Fall for Second Consecutive Month, Says AEM

U.S. total farm tractor sales fell 22.3 percent for the month of April compared to 2021, while U.S. self-propelled combine sales for the month decline...

business

KS: Manufacturing Company KanPak Named Winner of Kansas’ Top Business Award 

Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly announced that KanPak, an Arkansas City-based manufacturing company, is the winner of the 2021 Governor’s Award of Excellence,...

manufacturing

Report: Manufacturers’ Optimism Steady Amid Global Conflict and Supply Chain, Talent Challenges

Manufacturers have remained optimistic about their business prospects over the past six months, according to new report from Sikich. In the Sikich Ind...

workforce

U.S. Chamber’s Bradley: Current Labor Shortage ‘Unprecedented,’ Urges Solutions on Immigration, Childcare

New data reveals the nation’s worker shortage crisis is getting worse. According to Bureau of Labor Statistics data released last week, although 428,0...