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Würth Service Supply Inc. is expanding its Greenwood, IN headquarters, with help from tax credits based on the company's plans to create up to 60 new jobs.

German Distribution Company Growing In Central Indiana

German Distribution Company Growing In Central Indiana

Würth Service Supply Inc. is expanding its Greenwood, IN headquarters, with help from tax credits based on the company's plans to create up to 60 new jobs.

Snapshots: 60 Seconds with Van Hale, Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development

Van Hale, Executive Director, Utah Governor's Office of Economic Development discusses the Beehive State's growing financial services sector, its position as a data centers hub, and efforts to keep its growing youth population living and working in Utah.

Armada Nutrition Creating 310 Jobs In Tennessee

The food packaging company will invest $2.1 million to expand its Spring Hill, TN operations.

HTS International Establishing First U.S. Facility In Tennessee

The advanced manufacturer will invest $21.4M and create 200 jobs at its new global headquarters and manufacturing facility in Knox County, TN.

Reser’s Fine Foods Investing $86.5M In Topeka, KS Plant

The new 300,000-square-foot food processing facility will create 180 new jobs with the help of $665,000 in performance-based incentives.

E&E Manufacturing Expanding In Tennessee

The Tier 1 automotive supplier will invest $23.5 million and create 123 jobs at its manufacturing operations in Athens, TN.

New Jersey Companies To Share Over $35M

The 40 growing technology and biotech companies will share the New Jersey Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer Program funds in FY2017.

Crystal Steel Fabricators Opening Maryland Manufacturing Facility

The structural steel fabricator will create 126 new jobs in Caroline County, MD with assistance from the Maryland Economic Development Assistance Authority and Fund.

MollerTech Investing $46M In Alabama Auto Parts Plant

More than $12M in tax credits and workforce training helped land the project, which will create 222 new jobs in Bibb County, AL.

Ports And FTZs: Enter With Less Risk

Ports and FTZs are beneficial locations for all of your business needs, providing the transportation link that gets your goods where they need to go.

Outstanding Tradeshow Exhibit Services Relocating To Indiana

The woman-owned exhibit company will invest $1.2M in its new North Judson, IN operations.

Texas Lands New OKI Data Americas Office

The printing company will create more than 100 jobs, invest over $3.5M in Irving, TX with the help of a Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF) award.

Automotive Supplier Growing In Northeast Indiana

Ventra Angola will invest $8.1M and create up to 88 jobs in Angola, IN with the help of up to $675,000 in tax credits and training grants from the state.

September / October 2016 Issue (Volume 49, Number 5)

Business Facilities' September / October 2016 issue features advanced manufacturing, ports and FTZs, logistics, and the impact of natural gas. Plus, a look at New Jersey, Iowa, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas and Indiana.

LeMond Composites To Make New Carbon Fiber In Tennessee

The manufacturer will invest $125M and create 242 new jobs at its facility adjacent to the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Keeping Up With Advanced Manufacturing

The U.S. will need to fill about 3.5 million jobs in advanced manufacturing in the next decade, but as many as 2 million of these jobs may remain unfilled if we don’t close the skills gap.

Wayfair Will Create 150 Jobs In Georgia

The online home furnishings and décor seller has selected Henry County for its newest distribution center.

Global Auto Supplier Expanding In Southern Indiana

Metaldyne Performance Group will add over 120 jobs, invest $30.6M in North Vernon, IN, with the help of up to $900,000 in tax credits and training grants.

Demand For Manufacturing Talent Still Strong

The need for workers is still on the rise, despite slow growth in the U.S. manufacturing sector, according to a new report from Aerotek.

Kansas: Amazon Picks Kansas City for Fulfillment Center

The Sunflower State Fulfillment Center, which will create 1,000 jobs, is the second large distribution facility the tech giant has placed in KS this year.

California Lands Automotive Supplier’s First West Coast Plant

DRÄXLMAIER will invest $24 million and create 300 new jobs at its new Livermore, CA manufacturing plant.

Utility Vehicle, Lawn Mower Maker Growing In Arkansas

Intimidator Inc. is expanding its manufacturing operations in Batesville, AR, investing $12 million and creating 400 new jobs.

UniFirst Investing $12M In Owensboro, KY Expansion

The uniform and textile services provider is growing with help from state tax incentives and workforce development programs.

Open Borders

Seattle and Vancouver ponder the creation of a Cascadia Innovation Corridor that would span the U.S.-Canada border.

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