A Sunny Outlook In Florida

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Commercial real estate projects brought $20 billion into Florida’s economy in 2018 and similar to the state’s population, the growth will continue. Read: A Sunny Outlook In Florida at BusinessFacilities.com.

Florida The Friendly

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Florida has a skilled workforce ready to fill 21st century jobs. Read: Florida The Friendly at BusinessFacilities.com. The state produces more than 28,000 STEM-oriented graduates each year and more than 100,000 Floridians work in the aerospace sector.

Enterprise Florida Forms New Manufacturing Partnerships

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The partnerships will provide Florida businesses with additional resources and grant opportunities to help develop and expand their international markets. Read: Enterprise Florida Forms New Manufacturing Partnerships at BusinessFacilities.com.

Rural Florida Creates Inviting Environment For Residential & Manufacturing Growth

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Florida’s 28 million miles of untapped, rural land creates an environment that is primed to manage both residential and manufacturing growth, with each complementing the other. Read: Rural Florida Creates Inviting Environment For Residential & Manufacturing Growth at BusinessFacilities.com.

Florida: More Than Fun And Sun

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Florida is serious about business. Florida: More Than Fun And Sun appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Archives Articles By Location Featured Post Florida Magazine Magazine Highlights Recent Issues State Focus U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

WebstaurantStore Creating 300 Jobs In Florida

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Read: WebstaurantStore Creating 300 Jobs In Florida at BusinessFacilities.com. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Florida Office, IT & Call Centers Workforce Development corporate expansion Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Hillsborough County IT services restaurant supply Site Selection WebrestaurantStoreThe ecommerce restaurant supply company will invest $1 million to expand in Tampa, and plans to create more than 300 new jobs.

Lockheed Martin Opens New Facility In Florida

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Read: Lockheed Martin Opens New Facility In Florida at BusinessFacilities.com. The new manufacturing facility will support F-35 production growth and is expected to bring more than 80 new jobs to Pinellas Park, FL.

Maverick Boat Group Plans Florida Manufacturing Facility

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MBG is augmenting its manufacturing in Florida with 277,000 square feet of new production space in Fort Pierce that will be fully operational next summer. Read: Maverick Boat Group Plans Florida Manufacturing Facility at BusinessFacilities.com.

Siemens, Chromalloy Open Florida Advanced Manufacturing Facility

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Read: Siemens, Chromalloy Open Florida Advanced Manufacturing Facility at BusinessFacilities.com. Advanced Manufacturing Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Manufacturing Chromalloy corporate expansion Employment Enterprise Florida Hillsborough County Siemens STEM TampaThe new joint venture, Advanced Airfoil Components, represents a capital investment of $139 million and will add 350 jobs in the Tampa Bay Area.

MLMC Florida Opening New Operations 

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Read: MLMC Florida Opening New Operations at BusinessFacilities.com. Daily News Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Featured Florida Workforce Development corporate expansion Employment Enterprise Florida Hillsborough County Materials Lifecycle Management Company MLMC recycling Site SelectionThe alternative fuels technology manufacturing company will create 45 jobs in Plant City, FL.

Steel Company Investing $240M In Central Florida

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Read: Steel Company Investing $240M In Central Florida at BusinessFacilities.com. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Florida Manufacturing corporate expansion Employment Enterprise Florida micro mill Nucor Polk County rebar Site SelectionNucor Corporation’s new rebar micro mill will create 250 new jobs in Frostproof, FL.

Florida: A Warm Climate For Business Growth

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You can have peace-of-mind when you locate your business in Florida. Florida consistently ranks among the best states for business, thanks to its pro-business state tax policies, competitive cost of doing business and streamlined regulatory environment. Fast Florida Facts.

Jellyfish Health Expanding In Florida

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Read Jellyfish Health Expanding In Florida on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Daily News Featured Posts Florida Office, IT & Call Centers Bay County Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion Health Technology Site Selection Software Development TechnologyThe health technology company will expand its Panama City, FL operations, creating 100 new jobs.

Florida Creates Business-Friendly Environment To Grow In Today’s Global Market

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From the Keys to the Panhandle, Florida welcomes you with the talented workforce, top-ranked infrastructure, global connectivity and quality of life your company needs. Read: Florida Creates Business-Friendly Environment To Grow In Today’s Global Market at BusinessFacilities.com.

Florida: To Space and Beyond

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When people look up in Florida, they see more than just the sun shining. Read Florida: To Space and Beyond on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. They see a bright future with a limitless horizon.

Biotech Company Establishing HQ In Florida

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Image: Enterprise Florida). Florida is home to the nation’s No. More than 27,000 professionals work in Florida’s biotechnology, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and medical device manufacturing industries. I look forward to the company’s bright future in Florida.”.

$900M convention center expansion underway in Florida

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Facilities across the country like the Broward County Convention Center in Ft. Lauderdale are upgrading capacity to bring in lucrative events

Florida authorities investigating We Build the Wall

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The criminal investigation is focused on how the private group behind border wall construction raises funds and allocates money

Digital Animation Company Relocating To Florida

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Read Digital Animation Company Relocating To Florida on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Corporate Real Estate Daily News Featured Florida Office, IT & Call Centers Arrow Sky Media corporate expansion Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Creative Village Enterprise Florida Orlando Economic Partnership Planet Blue Site Selection Technology

$1B Charlotte Harbor, Florida, waterfront resort breaks ground

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Suffolk will team with local firm Florida Premier Contractors and others to construct the Sunseeker Resorts-branded hotel, condo and retail development

VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering Growing In Florida

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Read VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering Growing In Florida on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Aerospace & Defense Daily News Featured Florida Taxes & Incentives Transportation & Infrastructure Business Incentives Capital Investment Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion Manufacturing Pensacola Site Selection VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering Workforce Development

Lockheed Martin Expanding, Creating 500 Jobs In Florida

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Read: Lockheed Martin Expanding, Creating 500 Jobs In Florida at BusinessFacilities.com. Aerospace & Defense Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured Florida Research & Development Workforce Development Aerospace corporate expansion Employment Enterprise Florida Lockheed Martin Orlando Economic Partnership research and development Security Site Selection

Boat Builder Investing $7M In Florida

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Photo: Enterprise Florida. “We’ve We will work to cut $180 million in taxes during the upcoming legislative session to ensure Florida remains the top destination for job creators.”. Relocating or Expanding Your Business In Florida.

This will be Central Florida’s largest data center

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The HostDime Data Center and Headquarters in Orlando will be the only enterprise Tier 4 data center in Central Florida once completed. Built on 2.18 acres, the Baker Barrios Architects-designed project will include 90,000 sf of space

U.S. Manufacturing Is Surging

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Arizona Arkansas Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Featured Florida Indiana Industry Focus Kentucky Magazine Highlights Manufacturing BF-Sept/Oct-2018 corporate expansion Economic Development florida kentucky manufacturing growth Orlando Peoria Site SelectionBolstered by a robust economy, the United States remains in the top tier of Brookings’ global manufacturing scorecard. Read: U.S. Manufacturing Is Surging at BusinessFacilities.com.

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Georgia-Pacific Investing $400M In Florida Mill

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Read: Georgia-Pacific Investing $400M In Florida Mill. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Florida Manufacturing Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion Georgia-Pacific Putnam County Site SelectionThe investment supports continued growth for the company's premium private label towel products, and will create 80 new jobs in Palatka, FL. .

Aluminum Recycling, Manufacturing Company Investing $26M In Florida

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Read: Aluminum Recycling, Manufacturing Company Investing $26M In Florida. Automotive Capital Investment Daily News Featured Florida Manufacturing ATIO CareerSource Southwest Florida Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion Hendry County Site SelectionATIO USA will open a new manufacturing facility in Clewiston, FL creating 39 new jobs.

Online Pet Food Retailer Creating 600 Jobs In Florida

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Read Online Pet Food Retailer Creating 600 Jobs In Florida on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Florida Logistics & Distribution Retail Workforce Development Chewy Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion Fulfillment Center Marion County Ocala pet food Site SelectionChewy.com will invest $31M to create a new e-commerce fulfillment center in Ocala, FL.

Florida: Jacksonville A Finalist For F-35 Squadron Base

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Selection of Florida’s National Guard to host the new Joint Strike Fighters could have an annual economic impact of $100 million for the region. Read Florida: Jacksonville A Finalist For F-35 Squadron Base on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

GE, Florida Power & Light Celebrate Energy Smart Florida

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In late April 2013, GE and Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) celebrated the fourth anniversary and completion of Energy Smart Florida (ESF), an initiative implemented to modernize the grid and build out a more reliable and efficient electrical infrastructure.

Superion’s Florida Expansion To Create 355 New Jobs

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Read: Superion’s Florida Expansion To Create 355 New Jobs at BusinessFacilities.com. Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured Florida Office, IT & Call Centers Workforce Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion Orlando Economic Partnership Seminole County Site Selection software Superion TechnologyThe software company will invest more than $12 million to expand its operations in Seminole County, FL.

Carrier’s world headquarters in Florida goes green

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Carrier’s world headquarters, the UTC Center for Intelligent Buildings, is the first commercial building in Florida to earn LEED Platinum v4 certification.

Johnson & Johnson Celebrates New Florida Global Services Center

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Read Johnson & Johnson Celebrates New Florida Global Services Center on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Corporate Real Estate Daily News Featured Florida Office, IT & Call Centers Workforce Training / Skilled Workforce Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Hillsborough County Site Selection Tampa workforce

Hotwire Communications Relocates HQ To Florida

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I am proud to announce today that Hotwire Communications moved its headquarters from Pennsylvania to Florida and will be creating 375 new Florida jobs,” said Governor Rick Scott. Relocating or Expanding Your Business In Florida.

Florida may eliminate certificate of need requirement for new hospitals

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A bill now before Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis includes a repeal of the certificate of need (CON) requirement for new hospital construction

Texas, Florida Top List Of 2018 Destination States

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Read: Texas, Florida Top List Of 2018 Destination States at BusinessFacilities.com. California, Arizona and North Carolina round out the top five destination states for consumers who moved with Allied Van Lines last year. Arizona California Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Illinois North Carolina Quality Of Life Surveys & Research Texas Washington Workforce Development Allied Van Lines corporate expansion corporate moves corporate relocation infographic Site Selection Surve

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Florida bill could help deregulate hospital construction

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The measure would eliminate the requirement that general hospitals undergo a certificate of need review before being issued a state license

STATE FOCUS: Florida – Let The Sun Shine

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It looks like Florida may see more than just the sun shining in the next four years. The prediction is that Florida’s unemployment rate (7.2 This is due in part to the fact that economic recovery in Florida is feeding into retail sales. Florida ranks 3rd in the U.S.

Truck Crane Crushes Florida Houses

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Wednesday afternoon around 3:30 pm, a crane being used to install power poles in Lauderhill, Florida, became unstable and toppled over, its 100-foot boom causing substantial damage to one house and lesser damage to another home.

Florida Suspends Some Roofing Repair Regulations

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To aid in the clean up after Hurricane Irma, the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation issued an emergency order that suspends certain roofing regulations for 37 counties listed in FEMA's Disaster Declaration dated September 13, 2017