Monthly Archives: November 2021

Site Selection: Where Foreign Companies Enter the U.S. Market

In October 2018, Governor Mike Parson underscored Missouri’s commitment to attracting foreign investment by signing the state’s first Open Investment Policy statement. It notes that Missouri’s economy is stronger because of ... Read More

Benson Hill Opens New Agtech Innovation Facility in St. Louis

Benson Hill, a St. Louis, Missouri-based agtech company, recently opened a new innovation facility in the heart of the 39 North Agtech Innovation District, which the company says will massively expand ... Read More

Walgreens Selects Missouri for $30 Million High-Tech, Micro-Fulfillment Center

Missouri continues to attract top companies searching for new locations for their business. Walgreens is the latest to announce plans to invest in the state. Walgreens, a neighborhood health destination serving ... Read More

Food Solutions Company Expands in Verona, Missouri

Kemin Industries Inc., an ingredients manufacturer, recently announced plans to invest in Verona, Missouri. The company broke ground on a $40 million, 38,000 square foot production plant, which will manufacture the ... Read More

Advanced Manufacturer Opens New Headquarters In O’Fallon, Missouri

DynaFlex, an orthodontic supplies and appliance manufacturer, recently announced the grand opening of its new headquarters near O’Fallon, Missouri. “Our new facility shows our strong commitment to the dental industry as ... Read More

Missouri Companies Utilize Apprenticeships to Cultivate 21st Century Workforce

It’s Apprenticeship Week, and Missouri’s successful apprenticeship programs are on display across the country at various events recognizing apprenticeships and the critical role they play in workforce development. Earlier this week, ... Read More

Site Selection: The Key to More Partnerships – Five Questions with Missouri Partnership CEO Subash Alias

Partnerships are the secret to success. That’s why Missouri Partnership works so hard to understand the needs of businesses and help them grow in the state. The team at Site Selection ... Read More

Missouri Celebrates Apprenticeship Week

Happy Apprenticeship Week! Did you know that Missouri ranks second in the U.S. for completed apprenticeships according to a report from the U.S. Department of Labor? More than 3,800 people completed apprenticeships ... Read More

Site Selection: Agtech is a Natural for Missouri

Plowing as it has through the pandemic, Missouri agtech startup Benson Hill has managed to till the soil for what looks to be a bountiful future. Over a rapid-fire series of ... Read More

Live Touring Rehearsal Manufacturing Complex and Production Company Makes Big Debut in Missouri

Missouri Governor Mike Parson and DED Acting Director Maggie Kost along with elected officials from the greater St. Louis metro area, representatives from Alliance STL, Greater St. Louis Inc, St. Louis ... Read More