Expansion Management http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6655/more en Ford Announces $2.5 Billion Investment in Engine and Transmission Plants in Mexico http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/ford-announces-25-billion-investment-engine-and-transmission-plants-mexico <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The projects in the states of Chihuahua and Guanajuato will create 3,800 direct jobs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/ford-announces-25-billion-investment-engine-and-transmission-plants-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/ford-announces-25-billion-investment-engine-and-transmission-plants-mexico#comments Companies & Executives Expansion Management Finance Global Economy The Latest Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:45:00 +0000 165071 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Justin Sullivan, Getty Images In Ohio, Manufacturing is Cool Again http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/ohio-manufacturing-cool-again <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Alex Frommeyer, 27, co- founder of Beam, which manufacturers smart toothbrushes, was drawn to Columbus Ohio to set up shop. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/ohio-manufacturing-cool-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/ohio-manufacturing-cool-again#comments Expansion Management The Latest Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:17:00 +0000 164961 at http://www.industryweek.com Beam Technologies Mutual Commitment: Connecticut and Aerospace http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/mutual-commitment-connecticut-and-aerospace <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Collaboration between industry and the state is imperative to ensure global competitiveness.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/mutual-commitment-connecticut-and-aerospace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/mutual-commitment-connecticut-and-aerospace#comments Expansion Management The Latest Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:44:00 +0000 164261 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Pratt &amp; Whitney&#39;s new test cell with Pure Power Engine in Connecticut factory.&nbsp;</p> Pratt & Whitney California Chosen for Bayer's $100 Million New Product Testing Facility http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/california-chosen-bayers-100-million-new-product-testing-facility <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new plant will support the next generation of treatments for patients with hemophilia A.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/california-chosen-bayers-100-million-new-product-testing-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/california-chosen-bayers-100-million-new-product-testing-facility#comments Expansion Management The Latest Thu, 16 Apr 2015 13:24:00 +0000 164951 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Blood coagulation is a complex process - and a specialty of Bayer&#39;s scientists shown here in the Bayer HealthCare laboratory in Berkeley, Calif. &nbsp;working to enhance treatment options for hemophilia patients.</p> Bayer Healthcare Foreign Direct Investment into China Speeds Up http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/foreign-direct-investment-china-speeds <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>For the first three months of 2015, FDI gained 11.3% to $34.88 billion, the government figures showed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/foreign-direct-investment-china-speeds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/foreign-direct-investment-china-speeds#comments Competitiveness Expansion Management Global Economy The Latest Thu, 16 Apr 2015 08:41:00 +0000 164941 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright ChinaFotoPress, Getty Images Toyota Ends Plant Freeze with $1.0 Billion Mexico Factory http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/toyota-ends-plant-freeze-10-billion-mexico-factory <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The company is building a factory in the central Mexican state of Guanajuato to start production of the Corolla sedan in 2019, creating about 2,000 jobs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/toyota-ends-plant-freeze-10-billion-mexico-factory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/toyota-ends-plant-freeze-10-billion-mexico-factory#comments Expansion Management The Latest Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:38:00 +0000 164911 at http://www.industryweek.com Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Kodak Partners with National Innovation Accelerator to Push Technology Forward http://www.industryweek.com/technology/kodak-partners-national-innovation-accelerator-push-technology-forward <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The federal Economic Development Administration is investing in a partnership between the Innovation Accelerator Foundation and Kodak’s Eastman Business Park that will support the development of the Innovation, Manufacturing, and Material Science Institute at the Eastman Business Park. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/kodak-partners-national-innovation-accelerator-push-technology-forward" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/kodak-partners-national-innovation-accelerator-push-technology-forward#comments Expansion Management Research & Development Technology The Latest Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:59:00 +0000 164691 at http://www.industryweek.com Innovation, Manufacturing, and Material Science Institute Singapore's Secret to Attracting Biotech Companies http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/singapores-secret-attracting-biotech-companies <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In less than 7 years, Singapore has become home to 9 biologics manufacturing facilities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/singapores-secret-attracting-biotech-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/singapores-secret-attracting-biotech-companies#comments Expansion Management The Latest Fri, 10 Apr 2015 14:27:00 +0000 164551 at http://www.industryweek.com Singapore Economic Development Board Perils of Doing Business in India Remain http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/perils-doing-business-india-remain <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A survey reveals that 58% of all respondents agreed on bureaucracy being the major obstacle followed by the lack of infrastructure at 52%, corruption 45%, lack of skilled people 35% and tax disputes at 32%.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/perils-doing-business-india-remain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/perils-doing-business-india-remain#comments Expansion Management Public Policy The Latest Thu, 09 Apr 2015 18:30:00 +0000 164501 at http://www.industryweek.com Mark Nolan, Getty Images France Offers Tax Breaks to Boost Investment http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/france-offers-tax-breaks-boost-investment <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The policy will allow companies to deduct 140% of the value of their industrial investments against their taxable benefits over five years, as well reduce their business taxes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/france-offers-tax-breaks-boost-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/france-offers-tax-breaks-boost-investment#comments Expansion Management Finance The Latest Wed, 08 Apr 2015 17:56:00 +0000 164311 at http://www.industryweek.com Michelin's factory at Le Mans