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Industry News | April 26, 2021
Apple CEO Tim Cook to Receive IISE 'Captains of Industry Award'   

The Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) welcomes Apple CEO Tim Cook to its virtual Annual Conference & Expo in May. More>>


Industry News | April 26, 2021
FL: Disney World to Add 2 New Solar Facilities to Power Its Parks   

Disney will boost its clean energy capacity with new solar facilities to help power its parks in Central Florida. More>>


Industry News | April 26, 2021
AZ: Starbucks, ASU Partner to Find New Ways to Build, Operate Stores   

Starbucks Corp. and Arizona State University are partnering to create the ASU-Starbucks Center for the Future of People and the Planet. More>>


Industry News | April 19, 2021
MN: Internet Access and Speed Are Key to Economic Growth   

Economic development officials, industry officials and community advocates met recently to discuss broadband access and economic growth, business... More>>


Industry News | April 19, 2021
IN: Indiana Adds $60 Million in Direct Support for Small Businesses   

Indiana General Assembly approves funding to extend relief for Hoosier entrepreneurs & small businesses. More>>


Industry News | April 19, 2021
NRF: March Retail Sales See Strong Rebound, Up Nearly 18 Percent   

Retail sales rebounded in March as government checks hit consumers’ bank accounts and more Covid-19 vaccinations made it easier for shoppers to get... More>>


Industry News | April 12, 2021
Mastercard Study: Retail Sales Grew 26% in March 2021   

U.S. retail sales (excluding automotive and gasoline) increased 26.3% in March compared to the the same period a year ago. More>>


Industry News | April 12, 2021
New Report Predicts China to be Chief U.S. Competitor in Space by 2040   

In a report released last week, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence projects that by 2040 China will be the most significant rival to... More>>


Industry News | April 12, 2021
AL: Amazon Workers Vote Not to Unionize at Bessemer Warehouse   

Workers at Amazon’s Bessemer, Ala., warehouse have voted not to unionize, a major victory for the e-commerce giant, The Hill reports. More>>


Industry News | April 12, 2021
VA: Prince William Co. Issues New Structure Policy for Data Centers   

Prince William County, Va., recently issued Building Development Policy and Procedures for New Structures – Data Center Buildings. More>>