West-South Central

Industry News | July 27, 2020
LA: Louisiana Earns ‘State Of The Year’ From Southern Business & Development   

Southern Business & Development named Louisiana the magazine’s 2020 State of the Year in a title shared with Alabama. More>>

Development News | July 22, 2020
OK: Boeing to Add to OKC Facility, Creating 300 Engineering Jobs   

Boeing OKC started construction on a new high-bay addition at its facility, creating openings for more than 300 engineers. More>>

Development News | July 21, 2020
LA: Firm Wins $25M for Cyber Protection for Port Fourchon, to Create 23 Jobs   

Stephenson Technologies Corp., LSU’s applied research entity, has won a $25 million federal contract for work to protect Louisiana’s energy... More>>

Industry News | July 20, 2020
LA: Smart Port Initiative Includes Port of New Orleans, Water Institute of Gulf   

A Louisiana smart port initiative will streamline operations and improve safety through shared real-time data. More>>

Development News | July 17, 2020
TX: Amazon Plans Major Fulfillment Center in Pflugerville, to Hire 1,000   

Amazon plans to open a new 820,000-sq.-ft. fulfillment center in Pflugerville, Texas, which is expected to create 1,000 new jobs. More>>

Development News | July 16, 2020
AZ: CA: KY: MI: TX: Amazon to Open Neighborhood Health Centers   

Amazon has announced a health care pilot to open neighborhood health centers for its U.S. warehouse employees and their families. More>>

Development News | July 13, 2020
LA: Hood Container Announces $50 Million Mill Expansion   

Hood Container of Louisiana LLC announced the company’s paper mill in West Feliciana Parish will complete a $50 million upgrade and capacity... More>>

Development News | July 10, 2020
AR: Amazon to Open Major Fulfillment Center, Creating 1,000+ Jobs   

Amazon is opening a fulfillment center and a delivery station in Little Rock. The 825,000-sq.-ft. facility is expected to create more than 1,000... More>>

Development News | July 8, 2020
LA: Cabot Corp. to Invest $90M in Ville Platte, Creating 60+ Jobs   

Cabot Corporation will make a $90 million capital investment to enhance the performance of its plant in Ville Platte, Louisiana. More>>

Development News | July 8, 2020
OK: Aerospace Firm Chooses OKC for Headquarters, Will Hire 120   

A next-generation aerospace company developing a perpetual endurance unmanned aircraft has chosen Oklahoma City as its U.S. corporate headquarters. More>>