Manufacturing Articles

Article | December 31, 2003
SAE 100 Years   

In 2005 the Society of Automotive Engineers will celebrate its 100th anniversary. Personal freedom and mobility are nearly inseparable, and nowhere... More>>


Article | December 31, 2003
Site Selection in the Aerospace Industry   

The aerospace industry in the United States is an important engine to our nation’s economy. Despite recent increases in defense spending, the past... 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>>


Article | June 30, 2003
Virginia: A Top Choice for Bioscience Companies   

For nearly 400 years, the Commonwealth of Virginia has long supported business prosperity, dating back to Jamestown, the first permanent English... More>>


Article | June 30, 2003
Reach the World From Kentucky   

In addition to the location and access that makes Kentucky an ideal spot for the logistics industry – or any business – Kentucky is also... More>>


Article | June 30, 2003
Logistics Industry Outlook   

The logistics industry is omnipresent in the global economy. While most such firms aren’t household names to consumers, they are a vital link in... More>>


Article | June 30, 2003
Reaching Biotech's Critical Mass   

After more than two years of a down market, it's definitely looking like the biotech industry is beginning to see the light at the end of the tunnel. More>>


Article | June 30, 2003
Site Selection for the Pharmaceutical and Bio Industries   

This first decade of the 21st century represents an unprecedented opportunity for growth for pharmaceutical companies, the likes of which will... More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Foreign Trade Zones: Using Federal Trade Program as a Local Economic Development Tool   

The U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones program has grown profoundly over the last three decades. In 1970 there were 8 General Purpose Zones and 3 special... More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Indiana: Be in a State of Progress   

If you’re surprised that the plastics and metals industries hold such a dominant role in Indiana business, don’t be. The Midwest remains the home... More>>