Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. KC SmartPort articles below.
The pretzel and snack products manufacturer will make a significant investment in the construction of a new 146,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art production facility at VenturePark in Lawrence, KS.
Online petfood retailer Chewy, Inc. will open a new 800,000-square-foot eCommerce fulfillment center in Belton, MO.
The online retailer will create more than 100 jobs at its new 517,000-square-foot operation in Kansas City, KS.
The new 250,000-square-foot automotive manufacturing plant will bring 300 new jobs to the Kansas City metro region.
US Farathane will supply GM facility in Fairfax, KS; will invest $51M and create 267 new jobs.