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Howmet Aerospace Tennessee

Howmet Aerospace Plans $28M Expansion In Tennessee

Announced in conjunction with the Farnborough International Airshow, the project will create 50 new aerospace industry jobs in Morristown, TN.
MANA

MANA Nutrition Begins Building New Warehouse In Georgia

The 320,000SF warehouse in Pooler is located four miles from the Port of Savannah, will enable company to double current production while adding new storage capacity.
industrial workplace culture

Culture Counts In The Industrial Workplace

An appealing industrial workplace tells prospective employees that they are valued and respected, a message every employee wants to receive.
Nipro Medical North Carolina

Nipro Medical To Invest Nearly $400M In North Carolina

Medical device manufacturer will create 232 jobs in Pitt County. Plus, HI-CHEW Candy maker invests $136M in Mebane and Kitchen Cabinet Distributors builds new HQ and distribution center in Raleigh.
Nordson Industrial Coating Systems, South Carolina

Nordson Industrial Coating Systems Will Invest $30M In South Carolina

Nordson ICS will create more than 125 jobs with new operations in Laurens County, SC. Plus, Fenecon locates its first North American operations in Greenville.
Philip Morris Colorado

Philip Morris International To Invest $600M In Colorado

The Aurora, CO facility will create 500 jobs and joins existing smoke-free product manufacturing sites in Owensboro, KY and Wilson, NC.
North Carolina Biotechnology

Innovative Workforce Programs Ensure Bio-Manufacturing Success

As companies locate and expand in North Carolina’s BioPharma Crescent and beyond, discover how innovative training programs targeting students as early as middle school are sparking interest, creating fulfilling career paths, and ensuring a well-educated and ready workforce for years to come.
Steel Warehouse Tennessee

Steel Warehouse Will Invest Nearly $20M In Tennessee Expansion

The family-owned business will purchase the former Footwear Industries of Tennessee building in Jefferson County, where it will create more than 70 jobs.
SeAH Group Texas

SeAH Group To Invest $110M In Central Texas Superalloy Manufacturing Facility

South Korea-based SeAH Group's new high-performance metal manufacturing facility will create more than 100 new jobs in Temple, TX.
U.S. economy, Grant Thornton CFO survey

CFOs Reach Highest Level Of Optimism In Nearly Three Years

Despite cost and hiring challenges, a new survey finds 58% of CFOs show optimism in the U.S. economy. 
Jeremy J. Schirra, Esq., CPA, Partner and Real Estate Attorney, Dickinson Wright PLLC

The Last Word: A Look At Incentives

Jeremy J. Schirra, Esq., CPA, Partner and Real Estate Attorney at the law firm of Dickinson Wright PLLC presents a high-level view of the incentives landscape for manufacturing facilities in the U.S. market.
Amplify Cell Technologies, Mississippi

Amplify Cell Technologies Begins Building Mississippi Battery Cell Factory

The joint venture between Accelera, Daimler Truck, and PACCAR is expected to create more than 2,000 jobs in Marshall County, MS.
Olympic View Industrial Park, Port of Bremerton, Washington

High Tech Keeps Evergreen State Clean

With 50,000 miles of rivers and streams, Washington has been able to use its natural resources to create a cleaner energy portfolio.

Location Spotlight: Topeka, Kansas

With three top universities in the area and connectivity via major interstates, Topeka, Kansas is rich with opportunity. Visit the GO Topeka Economic Partnership to learn more.
2024 GLOBAL RANKINGS

U.S., Brazil, Canada Top Foreign Direct Investment Rankings

Business Facilities 20th Annual Rankings Report showcases economic development activity worldwide, including Renewable Energy and AI Growth Hubs.
New Hampshire

New Hampshire Celebrates An Economic Upturn

Popular with tourists from around the U.S and beyond, the Live Free or Die State is also a top choice for business and a growing technological hub.
METRO RANKINGS 2

Phoenix, Austin, Memphis Are Top Manufacturing, Logistics Metros

Foreign Direct Investment was drawn to Texas, Michigan leads Automotive, and Georgia moves to top of EV ranking in State section of Business Facilities 20th Annual Rankings Report.
Nebraska: The Silicon Prairie

Nebraska: The Silicon Prairie

The Cornhusker State provides a personable business climate with broad opportunities, including a new industrial site in York County, NE.
metro rankings

Austin, TX, Arlington, VA, and San Francisco, CA Top 20th Annual Metro Rankings Report

Detroit, MI, Orlando, FL, and the Reno/Sparks, NV region are also leaders In Business Climate, Tech Talent, Corporate Headquarters, and Industrial Parks.
Austin, Texas

Austin, TX Region Attracting Tech And Innovation

Investments into this Central Texas region are moving at the speed of global business, according to Stacey Schmitt, Opportunity Austin.
tax credits

Listen Now: Living And Learning In Lubbock, Texas, With John Osborne, CEO, Lubbock EDA

Lubbock EDA CEO John Osborne discusses business climate and downtown revitalization in the Business Facilities Podcast.
2024 GLOBAL RANKINGS

U.S., Brazil, Canada Top Foreign Direct Investment Rankings

Business Facilities 20th Annual Rankings Report showcases economic development activity worldwide, including Renewable Energy and AI Growth Hubs.
METRO RANKINGS 2

Phoenix, Austin, Memphis Are Top Manufacturing, Logistics Metros

Foreign Direct Investment was drawn to Texas, Michigan leads Automotive, and Georgia moves to top of EV ranking in State section of Business Facilities 20th Annual Rankings Report.

Location Spotlight: Ohio Electric Cooperatives

Ohio consistently ranks as one of the top U.S. destinations for new corporate facilities, meaning prime sites are quickly snapped up. Economic development officials and private developers are working cooperatively to ensure the pipeline of immediately-developable sites stays full with diverse location opportunities.