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The new Lubbock site represents a $140 million capital investment and is expected to employ 40 full-time personnel.


The new Lubbock site represents a $140 million capital investment and is expected to employ 40 full-time personnel.

Monsanto Picks Lubbock, TX For Cotton Seed Processing Facility

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Monsanto Picks Lubbock, TX For Cotton Seed Processing Facility

Monsanto Picks Lubbock, TX For New Cotton Seed Processing Facility.

The new Lubbock site represents a $140 million capital investment and is expected to employ 40 full-time personnel.


Seed Money: NJ Supports Tech Start-ups With VC Funding

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The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) has found a novel way of expanding this toolset: NJEDA has made a series of “limited partnership” investments in an NJ-based private venture-capital fund that targets growth-stage tech businesses. The NJEDA is investing more than $40 million in venture capital funds, leveraging investment in NJ businesses to more than $2.5 billion.


Richelieu Foods Expanding In Wheeling, IL

Richelieu Foods Expanding In Wheeling, IL.

Richelieu Foods Inc. will expand its manufacturing capacity by leasing a 115,000-square-foot food grade manufacturing plant in Wheeling, IL.


Breaking News: General Electric Moving HQ To Boston

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New York, Rhode Island, Georgia, and at least eight other states were vying for the project, but in the end General Electric Co. has elected to relocate its global headquarters from Fairfield, CT to Boston.


Bosch To Open New Technology Center In Pittsburgh

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Robert Bosch LLC will locate its new Research and Technology Center in Pittsburgh’s Strip District, which is becoming a hub for emerging tech-and innovation-focused companies.


Baton Rouge Lands BlueLine Associates’ Software Development Office

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BlueLine Associates will establish a new software development office at the Louisiana Technology Park in Baton Rouge, creating 40 new jobs.


Home Stretch: The Panama Canal Expansion

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When the project was announced nearly 10 years ago, the new-and-improved 77-kilometer waterway through the narrow Isthmus that connects North and South America was expected to reopen for business in time for the 100th anniversary of the Canal in 2014. But the daunting engineering challenge of building a third set of new locks—and a toxic combination of legal and labor issues—rendered that deadline unrealistic almost from the get-go.


Advance Auto Parts To Create 200 Jobs In La Vergne, TN

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Advance Auto Parts, Inc. will invest $24.5 million and create more than 200 new jobs at its new distribution center in La Vergne, TN.



Foreign Real Estate Investors Plan Continued U.S. Investment in 2016

Foreign Real Estate Investors Plan Continued U.S. Investment in 2016.

Despite concerns about the impact of higher interest rates, 64% of respondents to a survey taken among the members of the Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate (AFIRE) say they expect to increase their investment in U.S. real estate in 2016.