Article | October 31, 2008
The Vital Many   

The polymer industry, commonly thought to be the same as the plastics industry, significantly deviates from the Pareto principle. This principle... More>>

Article | October 31, 2008
The Broad Manufacturing Industry of Metals   

The metals industry is a broad manufacturing industry comprising activities from pipe manufacturing, rolling of steel, drawing of metals, and... More>>

Article | June 30, 2008
Technology - Life Stages vs. Location Selection   

The development and commercialization of technology is a major factor in sustaining and differentiating the United States’ position in the global... More>>

Article | April 30, 2008
Ohio - The State of Perfect Balance   

Through strategic investments, strong stewardship and an impressive economic development toolkit, Ohio is leveraging its historic assets – a legacy... More>>

Article | April 30, 2008
Site Selection for the Fuel Cell Industry   

Fuel cell technologies, once the hottest and most-hyped sector of the renewable energy technology market, have finally begun to show promise as... More>>

Article | February 29, 2008
Third Annual CiCi Awards 2008: Corporate Investment Top 16   

The Corporate Investment portion of the CiCi awards is relatively straightforward. It is based on the scale of a project in a particular location,... More>>

Article | February 29, 2008
Third Annual CiCi Awards 2008: Community Impact Top 15   

The Community Impact portion of the 2008 CiCi awards highlights projects that have profound implications for local communities. In many cases, award... More>>

Development News | December 9, 2007
Costco to Build Distribution Center; Create 300 Jobs   

Costco Distribution Center to Create 300 Jobs National retailer Costco is planning to build a warehouse distribution center near New Market.... More>>

Article | October 31, 2007
The Plastic Fork in the Road   

When devising plans to attract the polymer industry, economic development officials should welcome words of wisdom, even if the wisdom is accidental.... 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>>