Article | December 31, 2009
Community Progress Report   

In the world of sales, it is commonly acknowledged that it costs five to 10 times more to gain a new customer than it does to retain an existing... More>>

Article | December 31, 2009
Food Processing Location Trends   

This article examines locational trends influencing the geographic deployment of food processing manufacturing plants.  More>>

Development News | December 16, 2009
Bercen Inc. Officially Opens New Headquarters And Research Facility In Denham Springs   

Cranston Print Works corporate headquarters relocation bringing 20 new high-paying jobs, $5 million capital investment.  Gov. Bobby Jindal joined... More>>

Development News | October 28, 2009
New EDWC Executive Director Announced   

Economic Development/Washington County (EDWC) announces that Christian G. Tscheschlok, CEcD will be leading the EDWC as its new Executive Director... More>>

Development News | October 4, 2009
Gardner Denver Inc. Breaks Ground; To Retain 70 Jobs & Create 200 New Jobs   

Gov. Bobby Jindal, Monroe Mayor James Mayo and Monroe area economic development leaders joined Gardner Denver Inc. (NYSE: GDI) CEO Barry Pennypacker... More>>

Development News | July 5, 2009
Sonco Worldwide Plans Mfg. Operation; Create 40+ New Jobs   

Fence Manufacturer to Establish Indy Production and Distribution Center Sonco Worldwide, a manufacturer of chain-link and vinyl fencing and... More>>

Development News | June 10, 2009
Madison Area Cited as Emerging Biotechnology Cluster   

For the second year in a row, a regional coalition (including the cities of Fitchburg, Madison, and Middleton; Madison Gas and Electric; Alliant... More>>

Development News | May 27, 2009
Metal Technologies Auburn, LLC to Expand Operations; Create 32 New Jobs; Invest $1.5+M   

* Foundry to Expand its Auburn Operations * Metal Technologies Auburn, LLC (MTA), a manufacturer of gray iron castings for the construction,... More>>

Development News | May 17, 2009
Partnership Targets Wind Industry with Regional Focus   

  Partnership targets wind industry with regional focus Wisconsin Wind Works initiative focused on supply chain side of industry growth NEW NORTH,... More>>

Development News | December 31, 2008
MGA Research Corp. to Open New Test Facility; Create 25 New Jobs   

The South Carolina Department of Commerce and Economic Futures Group at the Spartanburg Chamber of Commerce announced that MGA Research Corporation... More>>