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Manufacturing Faces Two Million Worker Shortage In The Next Decade

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Study from Deloitte and The Manufacturing Institute indicates nine in 10 Americans surveyed believe manufacturing essential to U.S. economy, while only one in three parents would encourage their children to pursue a career in manufacturing.

Cover Story: 2014 Economic Development Deal of the Year Awards

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Nevada wins the most hotly contested economic development prize in years by bagging Tesla’s lithium battery plant near Reno. Washington successfully pulled out all the stops to keep Boeing from leaving the state. Comcast’s gleaming new tower will transform Philadelphia’s skyline.

Golden State Foods To Build New Plant In Opelika, AL

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Golden State has continued to increase its product and customer offerings along with expanding the company internationally.

Cook Portable Warehouses Comes To Joplin, MO

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After its best year for job creation since 1997, Missouri starts 2015 strong with a new company creating 80 good paying jobs in Joplin.

California Has Largest Advanced Energy Industry In U.S.

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With more than 40,000 businesses and 430,000 workers, advanced energy is projected to grow 17 percent this year.

Cogmedix Growth Leads To New Headquarters In Worcester, MA

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And in addition to expanded production capacity and other benefits made possible by the much larger facility, the new location is convenient to the city’s transportation infrastructure.

VOXX International To Expand Orlando, FL Headquarters And Manufacturing Center

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VOXX International Company will expand manufacturing center and add $16.5 million in capital investment along with 134 new jobs.

State Focus: Mississippi’s Got It All

About 2,000 people are employed at Toyota’s manufacturing facility in Blue Springs, MS, where the best-selling Toyota Corolla is made. Overall, more than 3.2 million vehicles of all types have been produced in Mississippi. Posted on:

Low energy and operating costs, customized incentives and a highly skilled workforce have businesses flocking to the Magnolia State.

Global Mobility | Not A Priority For Most Companies

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Global mobility is a low priority for most companies, despite tangible benefits for business growth; consequently, 43% of companies do not have a global mobility strategy.