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Industry News | March 22, 2021
Study: Companies with a Culture of Health Outperform in the Marketplace   

Research shows that companies invested in a culture of health, safety, and well-being have a competitive advantage and outperform in the... More>>


Industry News | March 22, 2021
AZ: U of A Center for Innovation Startup SGNT Wins NSF Research Grant   

SGNT, a University of Arizona Center for Innovation startup, has received a $749,000 Small Business Innovation Research grant through the NSF. More>>


Industry News | March 15, 2021
WI: WEDC Awards 13 Grants to Support Entrepreneurship Amid COVID   

Thirteen Wisconsin organizations helping small businesses with training, legal services, coping with COVID-19 and have been awarded grants from the... More>>


Industry News | March 15, 2021
PLASTICS Creates Leadership Award for Outstanding Plastics Professionals   

At its Annual Meeting this fall, the Plastics Industry Association will present its inaugural William R. Carteaux Leadership Award. More>>


Industry News | March 15, 2021
AR: Simmons Tops Forbes' Best Midsize Employers List for Food Companies   

Simmons Foods, based in Siloam Springs, Ark., ranked No. 1 among food companies on Forbes 2021 list of America’s Best Midsize Employers. More>>


Industry News | March 15, 2021
OK: Aerospace Industry Producing $11.6B Impact in Region   

A new report shows that the impact of the Oklahoma City area's aerospace industry has grown significantly in the last five years. More>>


Industry News | March 8, 2021
NC: Offshore Wind Industry Offers Potential for New Jobs, Billions in Investment   

New report projects a $100+ billion U.S. market opportunity, recommends next steps to attract manufacturing supply chain to the state. More>>


Industry News | March 8, 2021
LA: LED Boosts Louisiana's Economic, Resiliency Efforts   

Despite COVID-19 challenges, Louisiana's economic development agency posts major successes. More>>


Industry News | March 8, 2021
DE: DPP Plans to Create a More Inclusive Tech Talent Pipeline for Delaware   

Plan will enhance competitiveness of local industries and help more Delawareans create the lives they hope for through career opportunities in IT. More>>


Industry News | March 8, 2021
FedEx Says Its Operations Will Be Carbon-Neutral by 2040   

FedEx said it is designating more than $2 billion of investment in three key areas: vehicle electrification, sustainable energy, and carbon... More>>