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GA: Home Depot to Open 3 Distribution Centers in ATL area

August 10, 2020

The Home Depot will open three distribution centers in the Atlanta area during the next 18 months, projected to bring approximately 1,000 new... more >>


FL: Amazon.com to Build 2 New Facilities in Tampa Bay Area

August 7, 2020

Amazon.com has confirmed a "state-of-the-art" new warehouse and a last-mile fulfillment center in the Tampa Bay region, creating hundreds of jobs. more >>


KS: Urban Outfitters Selects KC for eCommerce Center, Creating 2,000 Jobs

August 7, 2020

Urban Outfitters, Inc. has selected the Kansas City region for its new 880,000-square-foot omni-channel distribution center. more >>


WI: New Amazon Fulfillment Center Set to Open in Beloit, to Hire 500

July 30, 2020

The new Amazon fulfillment center in Beloit is set to open this fall. The 1.1 million-square foot facility is Amazon’s third warehouse in... more >>



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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 >>


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Oconee Industry & Technology Park – 50,000SF Pad-ready site

July 21, 2014

50,000 SF pad that is easily expandable to accommodate a 200,000 SF building more >>



GA: Georgia Ports Authority Sets Tonnage Record for FY2020

August 3, 2020

Total tons crossing all Georgia Ports Authority docks reached a record 37.77 million for FY2020, up 0.6 percent, or 223,000 tons, compared to FY2019. more >>


LA: Smart Port Initiative Includes Port of New Orleans, Water Institute of Gulf

July 20, 2020

A Louisiana smart port initiative will streamline operations and improve safety through shared real-time data. more >>


Study: Last-Mile Robotics Deliveries Expected to Surge by 2030

March 23, 2020

A new study by Lux Research predicts that by 2030, drones, legged robots, wheeled robots and autonomous vehicles will handle last-mile delivery of 20... more >>


GA: New Neo-Panamax Cranes Bring Savannah's Crane Fleet to 36

March 16, 2020

The Port of Savannah received three Neo-Panamax ship-to-shore cranes on Tuesday, bringing its total to 36, more than any other single terminal in... more >>



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Miramichi: Fertile Ground for Companies Looking to Grow in the Cannabis Industry

February 4, 2020

Committed to economic growth and diversification, the City of Miramichi in Canada is recruiting and attracting companies to help grow the cannabis... more >>


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Port of Coos Bay: Oregon's Seaport

November 6, 2019

The Oregon International Port of Coos Bay delivers the efficiency, flexibility and customer service needed to move cargo domestically and... more >>


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Miramichi: A Dynamic Community Committed to Economic Growth and Diversification

September 1, 2019

The City of Miramichi in New Brunswick serves as an industrial, business and retail center--and it's committed to a strategy of economic growth and... 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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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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Lawrence County, Ohio - The Point Industrial Park: Connecting Manufacturing to Global Logistics   

By: Shane Arrington

See how the intermodal hub of South Point, OH, serves as a strategic location offering lucrative incentives for businesses to develop and prosper. More>>


White Papers

Deloitte White Paper | September 1, 2019
2018 Deloitte and The Manufacturing Institute skills gap and future of work study   

The United States is experiencing near-historic low unemployment amid an extended period of economic expansion. The skills shortage that Deloitte... 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 | August 12, 2014
United States Industrial Highlights - Q2 2014   

A detailed, quarterly look at Industrial leasing, sales and construction activity for individual metro areas in the United States. More>>


Articles

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The Global COVID-19 Pandemic Is Accelerating the Pace of Reshoring

By: Dennis J. Donovan

While reshoring is a hot topic right now, it’s important to recognize the trend predates the global COVID-19 pandemic by about five years. The...   More>>


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Tennessee: Headquarters Are at Home Here

By: Trade & Industry Development

The number of companies choosing to call the Volunteer State home continues to rise, with an impressive range of industry diversity. Tennessee’s...   More>>


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Mississippi’s Aerospace and Defense Industry Is Out of This World

By: Tate Reeves

Companies located in this state are continuing to prove to the world at large that the future of our nation’s aerospace industry is in none other...   More>>


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The Future of Food Processing in Iowa

By: Debi Durham

With millions of acres of fertile land, plentiful raw materials and abundant sources of renewable energy, Iowa has built upon its long history as a...   More>>


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Paths to Success

By: Peter Francesconi

Whether it’s at the crossroads of major highways and rail lines, or along a waterway with easy access to a key port, or close to a major airport...   More>>