TOP BUSINESS FACILITIES RANKINGS: ILLINOIS
|#3 Food Processing||2023 State Rankings|
|Top 10 Film & Television||2023 State Rankings|
|#1 Industrial Parks: Elk Grove Business Park (Elk Grove Village||2023 Metro Rankings|
|#1 FTZ Activity (Imports): Chicago||2023 Metro Rankings|
|#2 Most Affordable (Mid-Sized; Over 50K Pop.): Decatur||2023 Metro Rankings|
|#3 Manufacturing Hubs (Small): Kankakee||2023 Metro Rankings|
|Top 5 Corporate Headquarters: Chicago/Naperville/Evanston||2023 Metro Rankings|
|Top 5 Logistics Leaders: Chicago||2023 Metro Rankings|
|Top 10 Smart Cities: Chicago||2023 Metro Rankings|
|Top 5 Financial Centers (North America): Chicago||2023 Global Rankings|
The Village of Wheeling is the center of commerce in Chicago’s north suburbs, offering a central location, direct access to regional highways, freight and passenger rail service, and proximity to O’Hare and Chicago Executive airports.
UPSIDE Foods, the first cultivated meat company to receive FDA approval, will invest $141 million in its Glenview, Illinois facility.
Gotioan, a Chinese-based manufacturer, will invest $2 billion in Illinois, bringing 2,600 jobs to Kankakee County.
A 170,000-square-foot expansion of a soybean processing plant will create 40 new jobs in Gilman, Illinois, while retaining 200.