East-North Central Articles

Article | October 31, 2007

Michigan today is well into the process of building a global 21st century economy that includes more than 1,500 companies from at least 30 countries.... More>>

Article | August 31, 2007
Tax & Incentive Strategies for Manufacturing Operations   

Today’s manufacturers are under constant pressure to cut costs and operate more efficiently. With global competition showing no signs of abating,... More>>

Article | June 30, 2007
Site Selection and the IT Industry   

The information technology sector is back. Having experienced severe declines in the wake of the dotcom collapse, employment in software development,... More>>

Article | June 30, 2007
Technology Incubators Go Mainstream   

If you want to know about technology incubators, or accelerators, there is no shortage of information. You can find densely referenced academic... More>>

Article | April 30, 2007
The Future of Automotive Site Location Competitions   

The U.S. automotive industry is vital to our country’s economic health. There are approximately 7 million people who depend on the industry for... More>>

Article | April 30, 2007
Site Selection Challenges & Opportunities for a Changing Aerospace Industry   

The last fifteen years have brought dramatic changes within the aerospace industry. These changes include rapid and large company consolidations,... More>>

Article | April 30, 2007
Chance Favors the Prepared Mega Site   

There is a familiar saying: Chance favors the prepared mind. The same could be said of mega sites. A mega site, most simply, is an industrial site... More>>

Article | April 30, 2007
Ohio's Manufacturing Heritage   

Ohio’s new Governor Ted Strickland is building on the state’s manufacturing heritage to retain and recruit the industries of the future –... More>>

Article | April 30, 2007
The Dynamic U.S. Automotive Supplier Sector   

The opening decade of the automotive industry’s second century is evaporating any notion that the sector is a mature, smokestack industry. ... More>>

Article | February 28, 2007
2007 CiCi Awards - Community Impact Top 15   

* Boeing C-17 Program — Long Beach, California* If an industrial operation scheduled for termination is sufficiently large, even a brief reprieve... More>>