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New Technology Center Of Excellence Complete In Monroe, LA

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First announced in 2011, CenturyLink’s new Technology Center of Excellence will be home to 800 jobs in Monroe and result in 1,170 new indirect jobs in the greater Monroe area.

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.

Industry Focus: Automotive – Hitting On All Cylinders

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From driverless cars to all-electric vehicles, the U.S. automotive sector is going into overdrive to meet the surging demand for new cars and prepare for our green energy future.

Industry Focus: Food Processing – Food Facts

Bridor, Inc., supplies breads and pastries to the retail and foodservice industry and has maintained its U.S.-based advanced manufacturing operation in Cumberland since 2002. A $32-million investment is Bridor’s testimony supporting the company’s continued success at this location. Posted on:

The more we know when it comes to what’s in our food, the more we want to know. Pleasing this knowledge palate can mean big bucks for the food processing industry.

Best For NYC Challenge Launched

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NYC Economic Development Corporation and the Community of Certified B Corporations launch “Best for NYC” challenge, the first municipal public-private impact partnership in the world.

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

Gov-Jay-Nixon_quote Posted on: will invest $3.4 million in its new facility, which will serve as a hub for online orders of school supplies.