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Yodle Expands In New York City; Expects To Create 250 New Jobs

The new Yodle Charlotte office opened in 2013.

Local online marketing company doubles its office space after moving to new Hudson Yards location.

Business Report: Texas – First Data’s TeleCheck Services HQ Relocates To Sugar Land

The new Baker Hughes facility on the outskirts of Houston is the epicenter for all Baker Hughes personnel training in the Western Hemisphere. The 91,205-square-foot Classroom Building is the primary venue for classroom, lecture-type learning in a three-story steel-frame structure offering spacious window views.

The Fortune 500 Company is moving into Sugar Creek on the Lake as part of a $10-million investment that will create 600 jobs.

Hicks Plastics To Open New Manufacturing Facility In Knox County, TN


Advanced plastics manufacturer to invest $10.4 million in the area and will create more than 200 new jobs.

Kaiser Permanente To Bring 900 Technology Jobs To Atlanta, GA

The IT campus at 1375 Peachtree Street, NE. is part of the Pershing Point Plaza.

Leader in health care innovation chooses Atlanta for expansion; Mayor Reed and state officials applaud the job-creating move.

Manufacturers Remain Optimistic Despite Growing Concerns Around Strong U.S. Dollar


U.S. manufacturers plan to hire skilled workers and invest in businesses, while overseas expansion declines, reflecting elevated concern regarding the strong dollar and increased foreign competition, according to PwC’s Q1 2015 Manufacturing Barometer.

Bayer HealthCare Announces Plans For Product Testing Facility In Berkeley, CA

Proposed Bayer testing facility in Berkeley.

New investment represents continued commitment to California Bay Area as the biotech manufacturing center for Bayer.

Cover Story: Workforce Training Is Job One

The Minnesota Job Skills Partnership supports workforce training like this session conducted by Ben Bomstad (left), Corporate Trainer, Alexandria Industries and Greg Sandeno, Manufacturing Specialist (right), at Alexandria Technical and Community College’s Customized Training Center.

Winning the race to fill the high-tech jobs of the 21st century requires an ongoing commitment to match educational programs with future business workforce needs.

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

Leggett & Platt Adjustable Bed Group.

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