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Article | September 2, 2015
New Mexico: Growing as an Ideal Location for Manufacturers   

Change is good! Learn about the new business-friendly attitude that has morphed New Mexico into a great location for manufacturers. More>>



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Article | July 14, 2015
Making Sense of Retail Site Selection   

What's driving rapid change in the retail site selection process? New technologies. Learn how to unify physical and digital environments. More>>



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Article | May 14, 2015
Is 2015 the Tipping Point for Reshoring?   

What's the rationale for reshoring? An industry leader shares insight and facts on the topic. More>>



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Article | March 11, 2015
The 10th Annual CiCi Awards Corporate Investment & Community Impact Awards 2015   

The most noteworthy economic development happenings announced in 2014 are recognized with the CiCi Award in Trade & Industry Development. More>>



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Article | March 10, 2015
Positioning U.S. Small Business for the Global Economy   

Did you know? With the Commerce Department, trade finance professionals from Ex-Im and SBA provide information on export finance. More>>



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Article | January 13, 2015
How the Supermarket Industry is Rebounding from the Impact of Walmart   

When Walmart exploded in the grocery industry in the 1990s, the impact on the food retailing industry was significant--So what's happening now? More>>



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Article | January 13, 2015
Arkansas is Home to Bold Leaders Making their Mark   

Looking for innovative ways to build your company in a location dedicated to meeting unique needs? Check out what Arkansas has to offer. More>>



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Article | September 23, 2014
Designated Sites: The Smart Location Choice   

In today’s fast-paced world, site selectors will want to take note of these terrific sites that simplify tasks so facilities are quickly ready to... More>>



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Article | July 16, 2014
Retail Changes Course: The Effect on Economic Development   

Retailers will do well to use the information presented here to react quickly to current trends or risk being swept away by the winds of change. More>>



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Article | July 11, 2014
Washington State: The Epicenter of Innovation and Economic Vitality   

Discover why not only some of the biggest names in business got a start in WA, but tens of thousands of other businesses call WA home. More>>