U.S. – Plains Archives

Leggett & Platt Bringing New Product Introduction Operation To Joplin, MO

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To assist Leggett & Platt with its new Joplin operation, the Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) has offered a strategic economic incentive package.

Feature Story: 2015 Economic Development Awards

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Locations across the nation are rapidly applying the best practices needed to meet the requirements of new and expanding 21st century businesses. This makes it much tougher for us to pick the best of the best, so we’ve expanded our showcase to make room for an ever-increasing number of economic development leaders.

Business Report: Kansas – Logistics Park Kansas City Grows in Edgerton

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Furniture manufacturer Flexsteel Industries and machinery supplier Kubota Tractor to open distribution centers at LPKC.

Business Report: Iowa – BIVI Plans $110-Million Expansion of IA Biotech Facilities

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Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. (BIVI) makes a major capital investment in its animal health facilities in Fort Dodge and Ames.

Business Report: Missouri – E-Commerce Fulfillment Center Set For Kansas City

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ReallyGoodStuff.com will invest $3.4 million in its new facility, which will serve as a hub for online orders of school supplies.

Mervis Railcar Announces New Refurbishing Facility In Hutchinson, KS

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The company will invest approximately $35 million and hire 150 workers at the facility in the next three years.

Feature Story: 3D Printing Is Shaping Up

3D printing is being used by the Hudson Valley Advanced Manufacturing Center to manufacture prosthetic limbs, and a new hand for a six-year-old boy who was born without one. Posted on:

Additive manufacturing is the hottest new growth sector, promising to revolutionize how just about anything you can imagine gets made.

Newell Rubbermaid Plans Expansion Of Winfield, KS Facility

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Newell Rubbermaid announced it will expand its manufacturing and distribution facility in Winfield, KS, adding 320 new jobs and investing $27 million by the end of 2017.