Business Report Articles
The Illinois Business and Economic Development Corp. will adopt best practices and focus on sales, marketing and exceptional customer service.
Regional workforce and educational conclaves will make recommendations to ensure the Lone Star State is ready for new and expanding businesses.
Georgia’s largest port moved nearly 4 million containers in 2015, an increase of 11.7 percent over the previous year.
A joint venture will build a new $1.9-billion ethane cracker and a $1.1-billion glycol plant on a Lake Charles site in Calcasieu Parish.
Financial assistance and incentives are approved for four companies that will invest $254 million and create 241 new jobs.
On a statewide bus tour, Gov. Rick Scott hails Florida’s success creating new jobs, calling for $1 billion in tax cuts and the creation of a $250-million Florida Enterprise Fund.
North Carolina doubles down on growth plans for technology and innovation, with new funding and a new university-led program, InnovateNC.
BHE Renewables’ 579-megawatt solar project in Antelope Valley, CA is now fully connected to the California ISO grid.
Automotive components and systems producer DENSO Manufacturing Tennessee, Blount County’s largest employer, is investing $400 million in an expansion creating 500 new jobs.
Owens Corning’s $90-million project in Joplin, MO, a plant that will produce insulation products, is expected to create more than 100 jobs.