Johnston County

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.
Clayton

Novo Nordisk To Invest $4.1B For Clayton, NC Expansion

The global pharmaceutical company will build a fill and finishing manufacturing site, creating more than 1,000 jobs.
North Carolina BioPharma Crescent

North Carolina’s BioPharma Crescent: Fertile For Manufacturing

This five-county region in eastern North Carolina is home to biopharma firms from around the world.
Cummins

Cummins Inc. To Bring $580M Investment To North Carolina

Cummins Inc. recently received approval for tax incentives from the Nash County Commissioners for a project in Rocky Mount, North Carolina.

Ready Spaces In North Carolina’s Research Triangle Region

Communities in North Carolina’s Research Triangle Region have shored up their inventories of ready-to-go industrial sites and buildings.
Amazon

Amazon Investing $100M In North Carolina 

Seattle-based e-retail giant Amazon will create 500 jobs at its new import processing center in Smithfield, NC.
Grifols Therapeutics, Clayton, NC

Grifols Therapeutics Investing $351M In North Carolina Expansion

The global healthcare company will create 300 jobs at a new specialized blood plasma facility and logistics center at its Clayton, NC campus.
South Carolina

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: The Entergy Region

Entergy’s four state territory spanning Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas is home to the largest industrial base in the U.S.