Poplar Bluff Region

Three Missouri Counties Earn Work Ready Status

Crawford, Douglas and Polk counties in Missouri each recently earned Certified Work Ready Community (CWRC) status bringing the total number of fully certified counties in Missouri to 49. CWRC is an ... Read More

Missouri Governor Outlines Future Of Economic Growth In State

At the Governor’s Conference on Economic Development, Missouri Governor Eric Greitens announced several initiatives to strengthen the state’s economy and help spur job creation for Missouri families. “It’s time for Missouri ... Read More

Missouri In 2017: A Year Of Change, A Year Of Growth

Missouri, the U.S. and the world have seen a lot of change this year. Missouri swore in a new governor, the U.S. swore in a new president, and important votes took ... Read More

Distribution Center Brings 70+ Jobs To Missouri

Pepsi recently cut the ribbon on a new distribution center in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. The facility added 75 new jobs to the region and will distribute soda and snacks to retailers ... Read More

10 Months in Missouri = 3,400+ Jobs, $185M+ in Payroll, & $545M+ Invested

Missouri Partnership is tasked with one goal—attracting companies from around the world to invest in Missouri. Companies that create jobs, pay salaries and grow Missouri’s economy. These companies cut across our ... Read More

Food Solutions a Huge Part of Missouri’s Economy

In the January issue of Trade & Industry Development magazine, reporter Jennifer Alten highlighted Missouri as home of some exciting examples of successful agricultural businesses and food processing centers. Missouri’s robust ... Read More

Building A Better Silicon Valley

Missouri is attracting and producing world-class talent, cultivating innovation districts across the state, and becoming a major hub for startups and entrepreneurs. For years Missouri has quietly been moving away from ... Read More

Missouri, The Best Place To Grow Your Business

If you are looking to expand or grow your company in the U.S., Missouri is your best choice. Missouri has a statewide commitment to business attraction and business growth. What that ... Read More

Governor Greitens Signs Right To Work into Missouri Law

Earlier today with the stroke of a pen, Governor Eric Greitens made Missouri the 28th right-to-work state—signing SB19 into law, effective August 2017. “This is about more jobs,” Governor Greitens wrote ... Read More

Taste & Nutrition Company Expands In Missouri, Adds New Jobs

Kerry, a taste and nutrition company, recently announced plans to expand their Greenville, Missouri, production facility. The expansion represents more than $14 million in investment and will add four new jobs ... Read More

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