Food & Agriculture Related


FL: First Watch Restaurants Selects Manatee County for Corporate HQ

July 19, 2019

First Watch Restaurants will expand its corporate infrastructure in Manatee County by building a new 39,000-square-foot headquarters. more >>


LA: Hubig's Pies to Reopen New Orleans Facility, Creating 14 Jobs

July 19, 2019

Hubig’s Pies plans to relaunch production of its famous fruit pies with a $1.37 million capital investment in a Jefferson Parish manufacturing... more >>


KY: CBD Oil Extraction and Distillation to Locate in Danville, Hire 34

July 17, 2019

International Farmaceutical Extracts LLC (IFE), will build a $6 million-plus manufacturing plant in Boyle County that would create up to 34 jobs more >>


GA: Kroger, Ocado Solutions to Build Facility, Create 410 Jobs in Clayton Co.

July 16, 2019

Kroger and Ocado Solutions will join forces to build a new Kroger distribution facility in Forest Park, Ga., creating 410 jobs and investing $121... more >>



Stone County Economic Development Partnership

McHenry East Site

October 1, 2017

11 buildings with two miles of paved road. There is a remote operated gate and security camera system with all utilities available. 66,000+square... more >>


Toombs Corporate Center at U.S. Highway #1, Lyons, GA

Toombs Corporate Speculative Building

February 5, 2016

A newly constructed 100,000 sq ft speculative building located on an 11.16-acre parcel in Toombs Corporate Center at U.S. Highway #1, Lyons, Georgia. more >>



Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross Concludes SelectUSA Investment Summit

June 17, 2019

Business leaders and economic development officials from 79 global markets and 49 U.S. states and territories attended the recent SelectUSA... more >>


World Class Ag Conference to be in Saskatoon Nov. 27-28

May 6, 2019

The Grain World Conference and Tradeshow will be in Saskatoon, Canada, on November 27 & 28, 2019. more >>


Global Legal Cannabis Market to Reach US$166 Billion by 2025

March 4, 2019

Legal cannabis became a US$12 billion global market in 2018 with exponential growth ahead, reaching US$166 billion by 2025, according to estimates. more >>


Report: Demand for Low-Cost Meat with High Nutrition Favors the Global Feed Additives Market

December 17, 2018

The antioxidant market is one of the fastest growing additive markets globally because of their contribution to the stability of animal feed. more >>



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Port Tampa Bay Adds New Refrigerated Warehouse Capacity

January 22, 2018

Port Logistics Refrigerated Services (PLRS) has developed a 135,000-sq-ft new cold supply chain solution at Port Tampa Bay (PTB), FL. more >>


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Stone County Mississippi Strikes the Right Balance and Is In the Middle of It All

October 1, 2017

Surrounded by lush national forest, yet positioned in the heart of a dynamic industrial-military corridor. A place of timeless traditions and 21st... more >>


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Case Studies

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The Key to Central Louisiana’s Success: A Strong Workforce   

By: Jennifer Alten

Central Louisiana is thriving. One major reason is the area’s strong workforce, which is driving regional growth and productivity. More>>


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Lubbock, Texas: A Hub City of Powerful Industries   

By: Michael Popke

Check out this appealing city in the northwest quadrant of TX, population of ~245,000 — local business leaders are pleased with its progress. More>>


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Greenbrier Valley, West Virginia: Growing Prosperity   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Site selectors will be pleased to get to know Greenbrier Valley, West Virginia, a community with a unique perspective. More>>


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Enjoy the Advantages of Homegrown Success: Wilson County, Tennessee   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Get to know the many business advantages of Wilson County, Tennessee. Its terrific 'self-made' business examples are very inspiring. More>>


White Papers

White Paper | February 9, 2018
Food, Glorious Food!    

Metro areas with large populations have a foothold on food production while other areas have found their specialties driving employment. More>>


White Paper | February 16, 2017
12 Mistakes to Avoid in Site Selection   

Study of a few critical mistakes site selectors can make that undermine analysis, lead to risk, higher cost, unfavorable operating conditions. More>>


White Paper | January 10, 2017
WeiserMazars 2016 Food & Beverage Industry Study   

Report defines industry trends, builds knowledge base of food & beverage challenges, opportunities & best practices to stay ahead of competition. More>>



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Articles

blank Article | June 14, 2019
2019 CiCi Awards: Community Impact

By: Peter Francesconi

A company’s decision to locate a new facility or expand an existing one can have a profound effect on a community. For the 14th annual CiCi Awards...   More>>


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Base of Operations: Finding the Best Location for a Corporate HQ

By: David Hickey

Location decisions require a strategic approach with attention placed on key factors specific to the project’s requirements. The decision should...   More>>


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Idaho: A Great Place to Grow!

By: Governor Brad Little

Idaho may be known for our spuds, but our roots in agriculture run much deeper. Farming legends like J.R. Simplot have transformed Idaho from a...   More>>


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Arkansas Is Leading the Way in Blockchain Food Safety

By: Governor Asa Hutchinson

From food safety to food insecurity, blockchain is revolutionizing the food and beverage industry, and no place is this more evident than in...   More>>


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Maximize the Shelf Life of Your Food Plant

By: Kevin Kelly, Lucy Durbin

Food manufacturers constantly juggle cost control with the technology, standards and innovation required to command the trust of the consumer....   More>>




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