Logistics And Distribution Archives

FEATURE STORY: Game-Changer In The Heartland

The ADM logo is seen on a tanker truck which carries corn syrup at the ADM plant in Decatur.

The Midwest Inland Port ramp—ADM’s new intermodal freight shipping and receiving facility—puts Decatur front and center as a leading logistics hub. From the September/October 2013 issue.

BNSF Opens New Logistics Park Intermodal Facility In Kansas

First train to arrive at BNSF's LPKC intermodal facility.

The business park has 500,000 square feet of speculative distribution building space available for warehouse and distribution centers.

COVER STORY: Shovel Ready Sites Are Growing From The Ground Up

Aerial View of the Pine City Technology Park in Pine City, MN (Photo: Nathan Johnson, City Planner).

Many locations are gaining an advantage in the battle for new projects with pre-certification programs for available sites. From the September/October 2013 issue.

Pedal/Electric Vehicle Manufacturer Expands North Carolina Manufacturing, Opens West Coast Facility

Organic Transit's ELF, an urban mobility solution that fills the space between a bicycle and a car. Legally a bicycle, the ELF can travel on bike paths and park on sidewalks and can carry 8 bags of groceries. The ELF is pedal powered and assisted with a solar powered electric motor. If the ELF did use gasoline, it would get the equivalent of 1800 mpg. Made in the US, each ELF on the road prevents 6 tons of CO2 from entering the atmosphere each year. Coutersy of D.L. Anderson. (Photo: PRNewsFoto/Organic Transit.)

Organic Transit, manufacturer of the ELFpedal/electric vehicle, is moving to a larger facility in Durham, NC and opening a West Coast manufacturing center in San Jose, CA.

Custom Foods To Expand Operations In Owingsville, KY, Create 200 Jobs


To encourage the investment and job growth in Owingsville, the Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority (KEDFA) preliminarily approved the company for tax incentives up to $3 million through the Kentucky Business Investment program.

Top U.S. Markets For Life Sciences Trend To Smaller Cities In Face Of Patent Cliff

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Jones Lang LaSalle’s 2012 Life Sciences Cluster Report shows greater Boston, San Diego, Philadelphia and Raleigh-Durham rising in importance as industry hubs.