Expansion Management http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6655/more en Shell CEO Tells Putin of Expansion Plans http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/shell-ceo-tells-putin-expansion-plans <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The meeting between the Shell chief and Putin was the latest signal from the Kremlin that it is keen to keep ties with European big business despite the standoff between Russia and the West over Ukraine.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/shell-ceo-tells-putin-expansion-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/shell-ceo-tells-putin-expansion-plans#comments Expansion Management News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:58:00 +0000 116781 at http://www.industryweek.com GE Chooses Louisville for New Manufacturing Model http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/ge-chooses-louisville-new-manufacturing-model <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new FirstBuild micro-factory will harness the power of an open platform and a global co-creation community to power micro-manufacturing capabilities to accelerate the introduction of the products consumers want, when they want them. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/ge-chooses-louisville-new-manufacturing-model" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/ge-chooses-louisville-new-manufacturing-model#comments Expansion Management News Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:27:00 +0000 116631 at http://www.industryweek.com San Diego's Maritime Industry is Becoming Increasingly Important to the Region http://www.industryweek.com/blog/san-diegos-maritime-industry-becoming-increasingly-important-region <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>San Diego's maritime industry is an increasingly high-tech $14 billion regional economy but the 'Blue Economy' faces significant competitive challenges.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/inside-california-manufacturing">Inside California Manufacturing</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/san-diegos-maritime-industry-becoming-increasingly-important-region" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/san-diegos-maritime-industry-becoming-increasingly-important-region#comments Competitiveness Industry Clusters Demographics Technology Workforce Inside California Manufacturing Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:09:00 +0000 116581 at http://www.industryweek.com Specialty Paper Company Brings Manufacturing Jobs Back to US Facility http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/specialty-paper-company-brings-manufacturing-jobs-back-us-facility <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The expansion project doubles the Pulaski, N.Y. facility output, and has retained and created 290 full-time and contract positions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/specialty-paper-company-brings-manufacturing-jobs-back-us-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/specialty-paper-company-brings-manufacturing-jobs-back-us-facility#comments Expansion Management News Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:18:00 +0000 116521 at http://www.industryweek.com Imperial Tobacco Announces Closure of Factories in Britain, France http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/imperial-tobacco-announces-closure-factories-britain-france <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Due to declining sales the two factories are running at less than half of capacity. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/imperial-tobacco-announces-closure-factories-britain-france" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/imperial-tobacco-announces-closure-factories-britain-france#comments Expansion Management News Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:52:00 +0000 116431 at http://www.industryweek.com Supplying Shale Market Boon for Established Manufacturer http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/supplying-shale-market-boon-established-manufacturer <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>By creating a new division to produce products missing in market, JWF Industries is on track to become a large player in the hydraulic fracturing industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/supplying-shale-market-boon-established-manufacturer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/supplying-shale-market-boon-established-manufacturer#comments Energy Management Expansion Management Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:39:00 +0000 116321 at http://www.industryweek.com <p><span>Bill Polacek, CEO of JWF Industries</span></p> Top 10 Cities for College Graduates [SLIDESHOW] http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/top-10-cities-college-graduates-slideshow <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>To determine where college graduates are settling, demographer Wendell Cox analyzed the change in the number of holders of bachelor’s degrees and above between 2007 and 2012 in the 51 metropolitan statistical areas with over a million people. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/top-10-cities-college-graduates-slideshow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/top-10-cities-college-graduates-slideshow#comments Expansion Management Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:33:00 +0000 116021 at http://www.industryweek.com Chevron, YPF Ramp Up Argentina Shale Investment http://www.industryweek.com/energy-management/chevron-ypf-ramp-argentina-shale-investment <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The second phase of exploration calls for drilling 1,500 wells across 150 square miles in the hopes of producing 50,000 barrels of oil per day and three million cubic meters of gas per day.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/energy-management/chevron-ypf-ramp-argentina-shale-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/energy-management/chevron-ypf-ramp-argentina-shale-investment#comments Energy Management Expansion Management News Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:56:00 +0000 116191 at http://www.industryweek.com Expansion Management: Houston's Moving in the Fast Lane http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/expansion-management-houstons-moving-fast-lane <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“I would urge other manufacturers to come to Houston, to take advantage of the available workforce, strong investment climate and lack of state taxes,” says Goya Foods CEL Bob Unanue explains. “Soon prices of resources will start climbing. “</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/expansion-management-houstons-moving-fast-lane" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/expansion-management-houstons-moving-fast-lane#comments Expansion Management Gold Thu, 10 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 116101 at http://www.industryweek.com Mexico Overtakes Japan as No. 2 Car Exporter to US http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/mexico-overtakes-japan-no-2-car-exporter-us <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Latin America's second biggest economy has steadily grown as a global power in the auto industry, with most of the production destined for exports.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/mexico-overtakes-japan-no-2-car-exporter-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/mexico-overtakes-japan-no-2-car-exporter-us#comments Expansion Management Global Economy News Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:51:00 +0000 116091 at http://www.industryweek.com