Poplar Bluff Region

Site Selection: Innovation Central

Across the state, innovators are bringing their ideas to market and creating opportunities around the globe. Missouri’s nearly two-dozen innovation communities are located around the state and work to develop the ... Read More

Video: Welcome To Poplar Bluff Industrial Site

Located in southeastern Missouri, the Poplar Bluff Industrial Site is zoned for heavy industrial. 10 acres of this certified site are currently available, along with an additional 74 adjacent acres. A ... Read More

Food Solutions Companies With Locations In Missouri Earn Top Rankings

Missouri’s robust food production sector includes nearly 400 companies, and now several of those companies have been highlighted among the “Top 100 Food and Beverage Companies for 2017,” according to Food Processing. ... Read More

Multiple Companies Expanding, Creating 300 New Jobs In Missouri

The Missouri Department of Economic Development recently announced six business expansion projects representing more than $126 million in capital investment, and creating 300 new jobs across the state. Expanding companies include ... Read More

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

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