Kansas: Smack In The Middle

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Kansas, the Sunflower State wants to use a number of assets, including geographic location, to entice more companies to try it out.

Panasonic Energy Picks Kansas For $4B EV Battery Megaproject

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New Panasonic Energy electric vehicle (EV) battery facility will create up to 4,000 jobs in the Kansas City Region, and is the largest economic development project in state history.

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Scorpion Biological Services Picks Kansas For $650M Project

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Scorpion Biological Services' new 500,000-square-foot biomanufacturing facility will create 500 jobs in Manhattan, KS. .

Kansas, Sunflower Electric Launch New Certified Sites Partnership

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Thanks to a new partnership, sites certified through Sunflower Electric's Certified Sites Program will automatically be certified by the Kansas Department of Commerce. Read: Kansas, Sunflower Electric Launch New Certified Sites Partnership at BusinessFacilities.com.

Simmons Pet Food Plans Expansion Projects In Kansas And Iowa

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Capital Investment Daily News Featured Food Processing Iowa Kansas Manufacturing corporate expansion Dubuque Edgerton Emporia Governor Laura Kelly kansas pet food canning pet food company pet food distribution Simmons Pet Food Site Selection

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Kansas: Where Innovation And Fun Converge

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The post Kansas: Where Innovation And Fun Converge appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. You can find Hutchinson’s history 650 feet under the ground in its famous salt mines.

Tech, Manufacturing Projects Land Kansas More Than 580 Jobs

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Read: Tech, Manufacturing Projects Land Kansas More Than 580 Jobs at BusinessFacilities.com. TTEC Holdings will create 450 on-site and remote work jobs in Overland Park; Sicut Enterprises will create 132 manufacturing positions in Neodesha. .

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Meta Picks Kansas City For $800M Hyperscale Data Center

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Met's nearly 1 million-square-foot data center in the Kansas City region will be supplied by 100% renewable energy, support 100 jobs.

New Program Aims To Strengthen Kansas’ Manufacturing Supply Chain

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CONNEX™ Kansas allows manufacturers to connect with each other, find suppliers, explore production capabilities and manage their supply chain.

Berry Global Group Expands Production In Kansas

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The post Berry Global Group Expands Production In Kansas appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Berry Global Group's $61 million investment will create over 60 jobs in Lawrence, KS.

Kansas: Setting A Bountiful Table In The Heartland

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As the nation’s top wheat producer, Kansas has long been an agribiz leader. Read: Kansas: Setting A Bountiful Table In The Heartland at BusinessFacilities.com. The Sunflower State also is in the top tier for food manufacturing.

Pretzels, Inc. Building New Production Facility In Kansas

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Building New Production Facility In Kansas at BusinessFacilities.com. 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. Read: Pretzels, Inc.

Dot’s Pretzels Investing $15M In Kansas Expansion

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The pretzel maker has selected Logistics Park Kansas City in Edgerton, KS for a new manufacturing facility that will create 22 new jobs. Read: Dot’s Pretzels Investing $15M In Kansas Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com.

New Electric Transmission Line Will Create 1,000 Jobs In Kansas

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The new 800-mile Grain Belt Express electric transmission line will carry low-cost, Kansas wind energy to consumers across the Midwest, and create nearly 1,000 jobs. Read: New Electric Transmission Line Will Create 1,000 Jobs In Kansas at BusinessFacilities.com.

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Mars Wrigley To Invest $175M In Kansas Expansion

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Capital Investment Daily News Featured Food Processing Kansas Manufacturing Workforce Development chocolate manufacturing corporate expansion Economic Development Employment GO Topeka kansas Mars-Wrigley Shawnee County Topeka

Kubota Grows in Kansas

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Great Plains Manufacturing, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kubota North America, today announced a $53 million expansion project and 750,000-square-foot building purchase to further invest in its Salina, Kansas, operations.

Hilmar Cheese Company Bringing 247 New Jobs To Kansas

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Read: Hilmar Cheese Company Bringing 247 New Jobs To Kansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Hilmar Cheese Company plans to invest $460 million to build a major production facility in Dodge City, KS.

Merck Animal Health Investing $100M In Kansas Expansion

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Read: Merck Animal Health Investing $100M In Kansas Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com. The investment will bring capital improvements, expansion of manufacturing capacity and capabilities, and advanced technology to the company's DeSoto, KS operations.

Collins Aerospace To Create 60 Jobs With Kansas Expansion

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The post Collins Aerospace To Create 60 Jobs With Kansas Expansion appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Medline Invests $77.5M In New Kansas Distribution Center

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In New Kansas Distribution Center appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Medline has outgrown its current facility; will create 100 jobs at new distribution center in Bonner Springs, KS.

$5M In HIRE Fund Loans Awarded To Kansas Hospitality Businesses

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Kansas’ new Hospitality Industry Relief Emergency (HIRE) Fund will help the state’s hospitality industry recover from the negative economic impact of the COVID-19 outbreak. Read: $5M In HIRE Fund Loans Awarded To Kansas Hospitality Businesses at BusinessFacilities.com.

Nor-Am Cold Storage Adds 90 New Jobs In Kansas

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Read: Nor-Am Cold Storage Adds 90 New Jobs In Kansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Nor-Am Cold Storage has invested $30 million in a new 148,000-square-foot cold storage warehouse in Dodge City, KS.

BF Location Video: Innovation – Topeka, Kansas

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Read: BF Location Video: Innovation – Topeka, Kansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Kansas Location Videos Videos Featured Video videoGO Topeka creates opportunities for economic growth that provide a thriving business climate and fulfilling lifestyle for Topeka and Shawnee County.

KanPak U.S. Opens New Warehouse In Kansas

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Opens New Warehouse In Kansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Daily News Featured Food Processing Kansas Logistics & Distribution Transportation & Infrastructure Arkansas City Chick-Fil-A corporate expansion dairy products Employment KanPak kansas Kansas Department of Commerce quick service restaurant Site Selection Warehouse WhataburgerThe 202,800-square-foot Arkansas City facility will serve customers such as Chick-fil-A and Whataburger, among others.

Faith Technologies, Excellerate Manufacturing Expanding In Kansas

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Read: Faith Technologies, Excellerate Manufacturing Expanding In Kansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Capital Investment Daily News Energy Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Featured Kansas Manufacturing Taxes & Incentives Business Incentives electrical engineering Excellerate Faith Technologies Faith Technologies University kansas Kansas Department of Commerce Olathe Tax Credits

Three Companies Expanding, Investing $4.9M In Kansas City, MO

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Homebase, Simplifyy and Mark II Transfer Station are expected to bring a total of 388 new jobs to the Kansas City, MO region. In Kansas City, MO at BusinessFacilities.com.

Kansas City International Airport’s new terminal breaks ground

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Kansas City International Airport’s new 1 million-sf terminal has broken ground. The project, which is designed by SOM, will set a new standard for inclusivity and accessibility

Midwest City Scoop: Kansas City

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Dodge data on projected 2022 construction starts in Kansas City

USDA Relocating Two Key Agencies To Kansas City Region

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Read: USDA Relocating Two Key Agencies To Kansas City Region at BusinessFacilities.com. Business Clusters/Corridors Daily News Featured Kansas Missouri Office, IT & Call Centers Research & Development Workforce Development Economic Development Employment ERS Federal agencies kansas Kansas City Kansas City Area Development Council Kansas City region KC Animal Health Corridor missouri NIFA Site Selection USDAThe U.S.

Empirical Foods Breaks Ground On $250M Facility In Kansas

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Read: Empirical Foods Breaks Ground On $250M Facility In Kansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured Food Processing Kansas corporate expansion Empirical Foods Employment Finney County Garden City Governor Laura Kelly ground beef kansas Site SelectionThe ground beef facility in Garden City, KS is expected to be finished between 2022 and 2023, and will create 250 new jobs. .

Location Spotlight: Topeka, Kansas

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With three top universities in the area and connectivity via major interstates, Topeka, Kansas is rich with opportunity. Read: Location Spotlight: Topeka, Kansas at BusinessFacilities.com. All Location Spotlights Daily News Featured Kansas BF-Microsites GO Topeka Location Spotlight TopekaVisit the GO Topeka Economic Partnership to learn more.

Kansas: GM Expands at Fairfax Facility in Kansas City

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Read Kansas: GM Expands at Fairfax Facility in Kansas City on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Advanced Manufacturing Automotive Business Clusters/Corridors Business Report Featured Foreign Direct Investment Kansas Magazine Highlights BF-Jan/Feb-2017 Capital Investment Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Expansion Kansas City Kansas Department of Commerce Manufacturing Site Selection Wichita

Niagara Bottling Investing $68M In Kansas City Region

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The California-based beverage manufacturer's new 420,000-square-foot facility will create nearly 50 jobs in Kansas City, MO. Read: Niagara Bottling Investing $68M In Kansas City Region at BusinessFacilities.com.

Park Aerospace Plans $19M Expansion In Kansas

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Read: Park Aerospace Plans $19M Expansion In Kansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Aerospace & Defense Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured Kansas Taxes & Incentives advanced composite materials Aerospace Business Incentives corporate expansion Employment Kansas Department of Commerce Newton City/County Airport Park Aerospace Technologies tax abatement

Spirit AeroSystems Expands Again In Kansas

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Read: Spirit AeroSystems Expands Again In Kansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Aerospace & Defense Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Kansas Workforce Development Aerospace corporate expansion Employment Global Digital Logistics Center headquarters kansas Spirit AeroSystems Wichita

Overstock.com Picks Kansas City For New Distribution Center

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The online retailer will create more than 100 jobs at its new 517,000-square-foot operation in Kansas City, KS. Read: Overstock.com Picks Kansas City For New Distribution Center at BusinessFacilities.com.

Kansas No. 1 In Wind Power Generation, Georgia Leads Film Production

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Kansas is the top-ranked state for the percentage of electricity generated from Wind Power, Georgia is the frontrunner among Film Production Leaders in Business Facilities' 16th Annual Rankings Report. Read: Kansas No.

Kansas: More Than “Just A Great Place To Run Out Of Gas”

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Read: Kansas: More Than “Just A Great Place To Run Out Of Gas” at BusinessFacilities.com. From massively talked about talent initiatives, to major business expansions and attractions, Topeka is turning the corner on economic development.

Palmer Manufacturing To Invest $16M In Kansas

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Read: Palmer Manufacturing To Invest $16M In Kansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Capital Investment Corporate Real Estate Daily News Featured Kansas Manufacturing Transportation & Infrastructure Workforce Development corporate expansion Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Employment Finney County Kansas Department of Commerce Palmer ManufacturingThe steel and fiberglass tank manufacturer will increase its workforce to 201 people at its Garden City, KS facility.

Location Spotlight: Topeka, Kansas

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GO Topeka Economic Partnership, the economic development organization for Topeka and Shawnee County, is committed to acting on the massive potential available to the Topeka, Kansas area. As part of Kansas’s knowledge corridor, with three top-flight universities in the area and superb connectivity via major interstates, the Topeka area is rich with opportunity. Find out more about Topeka, Kansas and the GO Topeka Economic Partnership by clicking this link.