Yearly Archives: 2014

Nor-Am Announces $8.5 Million Expansion in St. Joseph

A family-operated business has announced an $8.5 million expansion that includes new jobs in St. Joseph. Nor-Am Ice and Cold Storage, LLC is adding 72,000 square feet to the refrigerated warehouse ... Read More

Missouri ranks first in its region for new facilities and expansions

Site Selection Magazine ranked Missouri first in the North West Central Region for the 2013 Governor’s Cup awards, Gov. Jay Nixon announced. More than 125 businesses either expanded their facilities or ... Read More

EyeVerify opens second office in Crossroads

Thanks to its sustained growth, area startup EyeVerify LLC is opening a new office in the Crossroads Arts District. The biometrics security company will join a host of other tech companies ... Read More

St. Louis and Kansas City affordable metros for homeownership

St. Louis and Kansas City both rank in the top 10 for homeownership affordability among large U.S. metros with populations over 1 million, according NerdWallet. St. Louis comes in at No. ... Read More

18 public Missouri high schools among the top in the U.S.

The Daily Beast has ranked 18 public high schools in Missouri among the top in the nation. The list includes 13 in the St. Louis metro area and four in the ... Read More

Cofactor Genomics Awarded NIH Grant to Develop a Circular RNA Enrichment Kit and Reference Profile

ofactor Genomics has been awarded a grant by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), an institute of the NIH, to develop a standardized enrichment kit and define the normal reference ... Read More

Report Card: Missouri receives three A’s from Ball State University

A report from the Center for Business and Economic Research at Ball State University shows Missouri as one of only five states to receive an “A” grade for its tax climate, ... Read More

Onshore Outsourcing to add 100 new jobs

Onshore Outsourcing is expanding and adding over 100 new jobs. The company which is currently housed in the former MoDOT District Office Building is looking to purchase the buildings next door. ... Read More

DED announces expansion of Turbo Supply headquarters in Joplin, expected creation of 70 new jobs

The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) today announced that a Joplin-based remanufacturer of turbochargers will increase its local operations. Turbo Supply Inc., will expand and relocate to the Joplin Crossroads ... Read More

Unilever plans $99M expansion, will hire 70 at Independence plant

Unilever plans to invest $99 million in an expansion project at its facility in Independence, creating 70 new full-time jobs. Unilever is a global consumer goods company that manufactures products for ... Read More