Yearly Archives: 2017

Missouri Cities Named Among Best In U.S. To Launch Your Business

Jefferson City, Missouri, has been named the 5th best small city in the U.S. to launch a business, according to a WalletHub study. The study ranked cities across America based on ... Read More

The Two-Way Special Relationship Between the UK and Missouri

Earlier this week, British Consul General Stephen Bridges visited Missouri to further strengthen the economic and political connections between the United Kingdom and Missouri. Speaking on the floor of the Missouri ... Read More

Missouri Governor Signs Ride-Sharing Bill Into Law

Missouri Governor Eric Greitens signed a law making ride-sharing businesses like Uber and Lyft legal statewide in Missouri. Governor Greitens said the bill sets up a consistent statewide framework for the ... Read More

Logistics Company Expands In Missouri, Adds 250 Jobs

Quiet Logistics, Inc., a leading provider of outsourced fulfillment solutions, opened its new Fulfillment Center of the Future near St. Louis, Missouri. At capacity the new facility will employ a staff ... Read More

Missouri-based Health Innovation Company Breaks Ground On Expansion

Centene Corp., a Missouri-based health innovation company, broke ground on its new $770 million expansion in St. Louis, Missouri. The expansion is the first phase of Centene’s plans to expand in ... Read More

Innovative Agtech Communities Are the Answer to Our Future Global Needs

Originally published on Medium.com By Steve Johnson Good news always seems to come with a caveat. Case in point: Studies show both established and developing nations increasing their meat consumption, putting ... Read More

Missouri Food Solutions Company Acquires U.K. Cereal Maker In $1.7 Billion Deal

Missouri-based Post Holdings has acquired U.K. cereal maker Weetabix Food Co. in a $1.77 billion deal. Weetabix is the second-largest cereal maker in the U.K., and its North American brands include ... Read More

Animal Health Company Goes Underground In Missouri

Virbac Corporation, one of the largest independent veterinary pharmaceutical companies in the world, announced plans to consolidate its North American product warehousing and distribution in Kansas City Missouri. Virbac Corporation will ... Read More

Dollar Tree to invest more than $100M and create 375 new jobs in Missouri

Today, the Missouri Department of Economic Development announced that Dollar Tree will invest approximately $110 million to build a 1.2 million square foot distribution facility in Warrensburg, Mo. Dollar Tree expects ... Read More

Advanced Manufacturing Company Expands In Missouri, Adds 105 New Jobs

Altec Industries, a provider of products and services to the electric utility, telecommunications, tree care, lights and signs, and contractor markets, announced plans to expand near St. Joseph, Missouri. The expansion ... Read More