Bridor Utah

Bridor To Invest $220M In Utah Bread, Pastry Manufacturing Facility

Bridor will begin building its Greater Salt Lake City facility this year, with completion scheduled for 2029. Plus, Minova and Mountain Billy Gun Lab grow in Utah with help from the state’s REDTIF program.
Barron Industries Michigan

Barron Industries To Invest Over $9M, Create 50 Jobs In Michigan

Advanced manufacturer Barron Industries will invest $9.1 million to expand its Oxford operations. Plus, five more companies grow in Michigan.
John Deere Kernersville NC

John Deere Grows In Forsyth County, North Carolina

John Deere will invest about $70 million to expand its Kernersville, NC campus with a new 380,000-square-foot factory that will produce small excavators.
Formetco Georgia

Formetco Opens Digital Manufacturing Facility In Georgia

The pioneer in outdoor advertising and sports venue LED displays has opened a 175,000SF facility in Suwanee. Meanwhile, GF Casting Solutions will invest over $184M in Augusta.
2024 Economic Development Organization Awards

Business Facilities Announces 2024 EDO Awards

The publication for site selection professionals recognizes 24 Economic Development Organizations (EDOs) for their innovative programs that are making an impact.
job satisfaction

Post-COVID Job Satisfaction: Great Resignation Or Great Regret?

Workers who changed jobs during COVID are now regretting it, suggests a new survey from The Conference Board. Plus, find out which work style is tops with employees.
steel industry

Steel Industry In Arkansas Grows With Bekaert And Zekelman Expansions

The expansions in the northern part of the state add significant manufacturing capabilities for these steel makers, while creating job opportunities for residents.
3M Nebraska

3M Will Invest $67M In Nebraska Expansion

A 90,000-square-foot expansion at 3M's Valley, Nebraska facility will increase the plant's manufacturing capacity and create 40 new jobs.
Topsoe Virginia

Topsoe, ESS Technologies To Invest Nearly $402M In Virginia Expansions

Denmark-based Topsoe will build a $400M factory in Chesterfield County; ESS Technologies will invest $1.6M to increase capacity and expand its operations in Montgomery County. 
Richland County South Carolina

Richland County, SC: At The Center Of South Carolina’s Eco Devo Boom

Discover affordable expansion and attractive lifestyle opportunities in Richland County, in the heart of South Carolina's economic expansion.
human resources

The Role Of Human Resources In Site Selection

Now more than ever, choosing an ideal location calls for insight from the human resources department, explains Linda Burns, Incentives & Site Consultant, Wadley Donovan Gutshaw Consulting.
Trew Ohio

Trew Expanding SW Ohio Manufacturing, Development Campus

Job Creation Tax Credit extension will support automated material handling solutions provider Trew's third expansion in Southwest Ohio in five years.

Workforce Focus: From Campus To Careers

Effective pathways for higher education to meet workforce needs are forged through renewed collaboration and action.
AWS Indiana

Amazon Makes Largest Investment Announcement In Indiana History

Amazon Web Services (AWS) will invest $11B to create a new data center campus in Northern Indiana, while Toyota will invest an additional $1.4B in Southwest Indiana.
Maryland

Maryland Incentive Programs Target ‘Wide Range’ Of Companies

The Maryland Department of Commerce can tailor support services to the ‘sectors where it will have the greatest impact,’ according to Secretary Kevin Anderson.
Wyoming

Wyoming: Open For Opportunity

Wyoming is the long-standing tax climate leader, and a cross-section of industries are seeing growth in the Equality State .
South Carolina

South Carolina Is ‘Firing On All Cylinders,’ Governor Says

Leaders in The Palmetto State aim to build a ‘high-tech, diverse’ economy and increase awareness of the state’s commitment to its businesses.
New York

New York State Returns To ‘Cutting Edge’ Of Manufacturing, Innovation

Governor Kathy Hochul is committed to continuing to improve New York’s economy through revitalizing business districts and new workforce initiatives.
Connecticut

Connecticut Sees Growth In Workforce, Emerging Industries

A growing population and a digital direction for the financial and insurance industries could set Connecticut up for success.
Oklahoma

Oklahoma Sees ‘Tremendous Growth’ In New, Existing Companies

Two economic development programs awarded a combined $13.5 million to more than 175 businesses in 2023 alone, according to the Oklahoma Department of Commerce.
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 Economic Development Organization Awards

Business Facilities Announces 2024 EDO Awards

The publication for site selection professionals recognizes 24 Economic Development Organizations (EDOs) for their innovative programs that are making an impact.
2023 Deals Of The Year

2023 Deals Of The Year

Entries for Deal of the Year awards spanned industries, investment types, and winning strategies. Here are the stories of this year’s picks.

[VIDEO] Camp Hall – A Next Generation Commerce Park in South Carolina

Camp Hall is a first-of-its-kind, master-planned industrial work space located in Charleston, S.C. As a convergence of people, place and programming, Camp Hall delivers thoughtful infrastructure and logistical features that empower people — and business — to thrive.

Location Spotlight: Charging into the EV Market in Northwest Ohio

With close proximity to Detroit, an extensive transportation network and a trained, educated workforce, the Toledo/Northwest Ohio region has a long successful track record within the automotive industry. Those inherent assets are the same resources which make this region an attractive location for the evolving electric vehicle market.