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IL: Amazon to Open Brick-and-Mortar Grocery Store in Schaumburg

June 4, 2020

Amazon will open a nearly 43,000-sq.-ft. grocery store in Schaumburg, Ill., in 2020. more >>


OH: Sarepta Therapeutics Opens Gene Therapy Center, Creating 100 Jobs

June 3, 2020

Sarepta Therapeutics Inc. has announced plans to expand its Gene Therapy Center of Excellence in Columbus, Ohio, creating 100 new jobs. more >>


OH: Spartech's Paulding Plant to Hire 20, Ramp Up Plexiglass Production

June 2, 2020

With demand for clear barriers increasing during the Coronavirus, Spartech’s Paulding, Ohio, plant has swiftly pivoted to plexiglass. more >>


WI: $75 Million in Grants Available for State's Small Businesses

June 2, 2020

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation will begin accepting applications online June 15 for the $75 million We’re All In Small Business... more >>


IN: Orthopedic Device Firm Expanding in Kosciusko Co., to Add 111 Jobs

June 1, 2020

Nextremity Solutions Inc. plans to expand its operations in the Warsaw Technology Park, creating up to 111 new jobs by the end of 2024. more >>


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Case Studies

blank Case study | November 12, 2013
Lawrence County, Ohio - The Point Industrial Park: Connecting Manufacturing to Global Logistics   

By: Shane Arrington

See how the intermodal hub of South Point, OH, serves as a strategic location offering lucrative incentives for businesses to develop and prosper. More>>


blank Case study | September 17, 2013
Michigan: The “Comeback State” is the Nation’s Go-to Place for Business   

By: Jennifer Alten

Discover why Wall Street recently ranked Michigan No. 1 for states that recovered most from the Great Recession. More>>


Case study | October 31, 2009
The Point industrial Park in Lawrence County, Ohio   

By: Jennifer Alten

Tucked along the Ohio River at the southern-most spot is the Point Industrial Park, in the aptly named town of South Point, Ohio. This lucrative site... More>>


Case study | December 31, 2008
MOR Technology Solves Ethanol Puzzle   

By: Juli Anne Patty

The ethanol industry is at a crossroads. Environmental and political concerns have created an unprecedented demand for ethanol, but at the same time,... More>>


White Papers

White Paper | March 18, 2016
Cyberstates 2016   

CompTIA presents its 17th-annual edition of Cyberstates to use as an accessible reference tool for national and state-level tech sector data. More>>


White Paper | April 24, 2013
Bioscience Economic Development Report 2013   

Bioscience Economic Development Report 2013 highlights legislative priorities, best practices and return on investment. The Report shows the bio... More>>


White Paper | May 24, 2012
Ernst & Young LLP's 2012 US Investment Monitor Shows Increased Investment in New Facilities and Jobs   

Companies continue to invest in the US economy and businesses show strong levels of investment in new and upgraded facilities, according to the 2012... More>>


Articles

blank Article | March 18, 2020
Paths to Success

By: Peter Francesconi

Whether it’s at the crossroads of major highways and rail lines, or along a waterway with easy access to a key port, or close to a major airport...   More>>


blank Article | March 16, 2020
Wisconsin: Helping Manufacturers Succeed

By: Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation

Logistics and access to markets are universal challenges facing companies of every size and kind—and in this area in particular, Wisconsin excels...   More>>


blank Article | January 14, 2020
The Evolving Manufacturing Industry—Why You Can Make It in Ohio

By: Dana Saucier

Ohio has long been a leader in manufacturing, but the evolving industry is driving companies to work diligently to stay on the cutting edge. The...   More>>


blank Article | August 22, 2019
Manufacturing the Future in Michigan

By: Governor Gretchen Whitmer

As industries adapt, advanced manufacturing is playing a critical role in developing the solutions of the future. The automotive industry laid the...   More>>


blank Article | August 22, 2019
Diversification—and Survival—in the Auto Industry

By: Dustin Jones

Traditionally, in the auto industry, the concept of diversification has applied mainly to product mix, overreliance on profit-leading models, single...   More>>