Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. Employment articles below.
The furniture manufacturer will expand its New Tazewell operations, creating more than 200 new jobs.
The US$748 million investment nationwide positions Canada for an innovation boom in high-growth sectors.
The Pro-business climate in Arkansas is yielding a bounty of new jobs. Gov. Asa Hutchinson is busy laying the foundation for robust, sustainable long-term growth.
The new $40 million service center at Wisconsin’s Appleton International Airport will create approximately 200 jobs, and add maintenance capacity.
The global security and aerospace company will invest more than $50 million to expand its Orlando, FL operations.
A partnership between Saudi Arabian Basic Industries and Exxon chooses Corpus Christi, TX for a new $10-billion ethane cracker.
Next-generation technology services to support digital transformations will be provided at DXC’s new center in the Central Business District of New Orleans.
The Switzerland-based supplier to the beverage industry will invest $25 million to build a new manufacturing facility in Newnan, GA.
The January / February 2018 Issue features the State of the Year and Deal of the Year winners, an exclusive interview with Arkansas’ governor, plus a look at utilities, automotive, food processing, and aerospace & defense.
Wisconsin lands a foreign direct investment bonanza that promises to create 13,000 new jobs over the next five years at a new 20-million-square-foot LCD panel plant.
The Japan-owned manufacturer of automotive and heavy equipment parts will expand its Crothersville, IN operations, creating nearly 50 jobs.
The polymer extrusion manufacturer will create more than 350 new jobs in Calhoun County, SC.
The Dutch manufacturer of automated transport and sorting solutions will create more than 70 jobs in Fulton County, GA.
Pack Health will create 175 jobs over the next four years as part of its downtown Birmingham, AL expansion.
The software company will invest more than $12 million to expand its operations in Seminole County, FL.
The company will create more than 2,000 jobs at its new hydrogen-electric semi-truck manufacturing headquarters facility in Buckeye, AZ.
The manufacturer of flexible packaging will invest more than $28 million to expand into the greater Bethlehem area.
AgTech Scientific will invest $5 million in a state-of-the-art, 50,000-square-foot hemp-products development and manufacturing facility in Paris, KY.
Washington, DC, San Francisco land in Top 10 of the Global Talent Competitiveness Index’s city rankings.
The expansion will create approximately 125 new jobs and accelerate delivery of innovative, lightweight aluminum solutions to growing U.S. market.
The expansion of the company’s manufacturing operation in Chesapeake, VA will create 26 new jobs.
Located in Montgomery, IL, Carl Buddig and Company’s fourth manufacturing facility in the state will create up to 300 new jobs in the coming year.
CEOs are heading into 2018 with more optimism about the global economy, according to a new report from The Conference Board.
Investments will concentrate on direct employment by Apple, spending and investment with domestic suppliers and manufacturers, and fueling the fast-growing app economy created with iPhone and the App Store.