Southwest Development News

Development News | January 27, 2022
NM: 12 Companies Awarded over $3 Million, Supporting 183 Jobs   

The New Mexico JTIP Board has approved $3.48 million in support of 183 trainees and 2 interns. More>>

Development News | January 25, 2022
AZ: Accounting Firm Expands into Phoenix, with 30 Staff   

BKD CPAs & Advisors announces the expansion of the Top 15 firm’s footprint into the Phoenix market as Schmidt Westergard joins BKD. More>>

Development News | January 21, 2022
NM: Bayard Beef Jerky Business Expands In Grant County   

A family-owned beef jerky processing business has been awarded State of New Mexico economic assistance for a long-planned expansion in Grant County. More>>

Logistics and distribution
Development News | January 19, 2022
TX: FedEx Ground to Open 250,000-sq.-ft Distribution Center in Temple   

FedEx Ground will open a new distribution center in Temple, TX. The new facility will total approximately 250,000 sq. ft. when completed. More>>

Logistics and distribution
Development News | January 13, 2022
NM: Artico Picks New Mexico For Cold Storage Expansion, Creating 60 Jobs   

Artico Cold New Mexico LLC has been awarded $600,000 from the Local Economic Development Act to help with its 120,000-square-foot, $30 million cold... More>>

Development News | January 12, 2022
TX: Capstone Mechanical to Build Waco Manufacturing Facility, Create 68 Jobs   

Capstone Mechanical wants to produce more sheet metal and jobs, and will build a $5.15 million manufacturing facility in Waco, Texas. More>>

economic development
Development News | January 5, 2022
NM: Data Show Strong Economic Development Growth For N.M. Counties   

New Mexico Economic Development (EDD) Cabinet Secretary Alicia J. Keyes said the latest county-by-county economic data shows strong economic growth... More>>

Development News | January 4, 2022
TX: Life Time to Open 100,000-Sq.-Ft. Athletic Resort in McKinney   

Life Time will open a new 100,000-square-foot athletic resort destination as part of the 80-acre mixed-used Craig Ranch development in McKinney,... More>>

job growth
Development News | December 30, 2021
NM: State Supports Job Growth and Retention through JTIP   

The December Job Training Incentive Program has awarded grants to six New Mexico companies for a total of $2,269,217, rounding out a record year of... More>>

metal manufacturing
Development News | December 29, 2021
TX: Lock Joint Tube to Expand in Temple, Texas, Adding 30+ Jobs   

Indiana-based Steel Tubing Supplier to Grow Temple Presence with a $21 Million Expansion. More>>