East-South Central Articles

Article | February 28, 2006
2006 CiCi Awards: Corporate Investment   

Trade & Industry Development is pleased to present its First-Annual Corporate Investment & Community Impact (CiCi) Awards. This unique, unparalleled... More>>


Article | September 30, 2005
Mississippi Proves Tough Contender in the Development Game   

With recent headline-grabbing locations and expansions like Nissan, Northrop Grumman, FedEx and, most recently, SeverCorr, Mississippi has been on a... More>>


Article | September 30, 2005
Retail Distribution Center Site Selection   

Consumer demands, global sourcing challenges and limited capacity across multiple transportation modes force every retailer to take continuous looks... More>>


Article | June 30, 2005
Tennessee: Serving Up Southern Hospitality Industrial-Style   

Taking a look inside Tennessee is like opening a box of chocolates. There’s an assortment and variety that can only be discovered when one takes a... More>>


Article | December 31, 2004
The North American Automotive Industry   

The US Automotive industry has experienced significant restructuring over the past several decades. Market share for the Big Three (General Motors,... More>>


Article | September 30, 2004
Tennessee: Technology & Call Centers 2004   

Tennessee has an attractive business climate and commitment to supporting industry growth and expansion. In addition Tennessee has continued to show... More>>


Article | March 31, 2004
Mississippi: A Polymer Revolution in Mississippi   

In the heart of the Mississippi pineland, high school students work diligent on a donated, 85-ton press. In addition to the regular courses of... More>>


Article | March 31, 2004
Making the Best of Location Decisions in the Plastics Industry   

Finding a location that offers reliable and affordable utilities and good market access is key to the site search for plastics manufacturers. These... More>>


Article | December 31, 2003
Kentucky: In the Middle of Auto Alley   

Americans have been in love with their automobiles for nearly 100 years. During most of that time, automobiles were produced along an east-west axis... More>>


Article | December 31, 2003
Automotive Parts Suppliers Use Site Selection to Meet OEM Demands   

If the intensity of global competition can be epitomized by one industry group, it is the automobile industry. Trying to gain, or regain, market... More>>