Located just north of downtown St. Louis, Mo., on the Illinois side of the Mississippi River, lies America’s Central Port. This 1,200-acre mixed-use business and industrial park is owned and operated by the Tri-City Regional Port District. America’s Central Port is at the center of the intermodal freight transportation system in the United States. It offers direct access to all three major transportation modes. Within the Port you can access the world any way your business requires, whether it be by rail, river or road.
Based in Atlanta, Americold is the leading third-party provider of supply chain solutions in the consumer packaged goods industry. Our mission is to use the optimum balance of people, processes, and technology to deliver superior innovative supply chain solutions that create value and opportunities for every customer we serve. Americold offers supply chain network optimization services that optimize sourcing, processing, storage, distribution, and transportation. To be a best-in-class organization, AmeriCold uses Six Sigma processes and Lean Thinking concepts to develop programs that ensure operational excellence and reduce operating costs. What can Americold do for you? Find out at www.americoldrealty.com.
Locate your logistics operations in Baton Rouge and you’ll tap its regional advantages, including skilled, low-cost labor; superior transportation infrastructure; abundance of industrial sites and available facilities; and extraordinary Gulf zone benefits. Visit the Web site or call Chad Cornett, 225-381-7136 to get a customized site location package.
Binswanger is a global real estate organization uniquely positioned to provide a full range of cross-border services, including site selection. Its exceptional knowledge of states, communities, individual property owners, developers and the transactions they are willing to structure, enables Binswanger to analyze and compare the best alternatives available.
CenterPoint is an industrial real estate company made up of dedicated thinkers, innovators and leaders with the creativity and know-how to tackle the industry’s toughest challenges. And it’s those kinds of problems—the delicate, the complex, the seemingly-impossible— that we relish most. Because with an agile team, substantial access to capital and industry-leading expertise, those are exactly the kinds of problems we’re built to solve.
Welcome to the economic development information center for West Memphis, Arkansas. The city's central location and superior access to highway, rail, river, and air transport have made it a high-performing location for companies that distribute both OEM supplies and consumer products. High-performing West Memphis facilities also owe much of their efficiency to the low cost of doing business in the city.
Enterprise Florida, Inc. (EFI) is a public-private partnership between Florida’s business and government leaders and is the principal economic development organization for Florida. EFI’s mission is to expand and diversify the state’s economy through job creation. EFI’s activities have championed Florida as the premier location for business expansion and relocation, created a renewed interest both nationally and internationally in Florida as a top state for business, and resulted in a significant number of new jobs and capital investments.
Engineering your supply chain is easier out of Georgia, thanks to its superior geographical location and extensive cargo transportation network. The Center of Innovation is the central source for accelerating business growth in Georgia, providing collaboration with leaders in university research, business, and access to intellectual capital. The state also provides outstanding air, ocean, and rail services. If logistics is your business, you'll be in good company in Georgia. Find out more at the Web site.
Hoosier Energy is a generation and transmission cooperative providing electric power to 17 member electric distribution cooperatives in central and southern Indiana and one member cooperative in Illinois. Based in Bloomington, Ind., Hoosier Energy operates coal, natural gas, and renewable energy power plants and delivers power through a 1,450-mile transmission network. Hoosier Energy is a Touchstone Energy Cooperative, one member of a nationwide alliance of electric co-ops providing high standards of service according to four core values: integrity, accountability, innovation, and commitment to community.
Situated 25 miles east of Tampa, Plant City is the second-largest municipality in Hillsborough County, with a distinct community well positioned for growth. The small-town atmosphere features an agricultural and industrial culture distinctive from the more urbanized areas of Hillsborough County, making it a great place for businesses in manufacturing, food processing, distribution and logistics, and agribusiness. Key businesses in the Plant City limits include James Hardie, Dart Container, Toufayan Bakeries, Plastipak Holdings, Gordon Food Services, Santa Sweets, and Highland Packaging Solutions.
St. Louis enjoys access to four modes of transportation: air, rail, road, and river, providing superior access to local, national, and international markets. Its central location affords some of the lowest shipping costs in the nation. Due to its rivers, St. Louis is home to the second- largest inland port by tonnage. With six Class I railroads, and several smaller industrial lines, St. Louis is also one of the nation’s largest rail centers.
Whether you are a new business start-up, a growing company considering expanding in the state, a large corporation about to move or expand, or an international exporter seeking to increase distribution, New Jersey has key advantages to help your business grow: talented people, strategic location, quality of life, innovative businesses, and more. Situated at the epicenter of the nation’s largest business corridor, New Jersey is where the world comes to do business. Find out more by visiting the Web site.
Tennessee Valley Authority’s (TVA) GIS-based Web site helps businesses and site selection consultants identify the best properties available in the 80,000-square-mile TVA region. Search for available properties and buildings, find demographic data, and download maps at TVAsites.com. Your source for economic development information and services in the seven-state TVA region is TVAed.com.
TVA’s GIS-based online database helps corporate and site selection consultants identify optimal properties available in the 80,000-square-mile TVA region. Search for available properties and buildings (2,000 listings), find demographic data, and download maps. Your source for economic development information and services in the seven-state TVA region is TVAed.com.
Only a few locations can guarantee the right combination of resources that are crucial to your business's success. Virginia is one of them, offering a unique combination of assets that have encouraged businesses to prosper here for nearly 400 years. Virginia also provides one of the country's most advanced, online site selection search tools -- VirginiaScan. VirginiaScan allows you to search for the best location for your business based on workforce needs, sites and buildings specifications, and business locations. Log on today.