FoodServiceWarehouse.com selects Kansas City to locate its newest distribution center

KANSAS CITY—The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) today announced that FoodServiceWarehouse.com (FSW), a leading e-commerce company focused on high-quality restaurant equipment and supplies, has selected Kansas City as the location for its new distribution center. The company’s expansion project includes a $1.75 million capital investment and is expected to create up to 40 new jobs
July 21, 2014
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Department of Economic Development awards $1,003,570 in Youth Opportunity Tax Credits

The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) approved six Missouri not-for-profit organizations for a total of $1,003,570 in tax credits under the Youth Opportunities Program (YOP).
July 16, 2014
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Department of Economic Development awards $1,003,570 in Youth Opportunity Tax Credits

The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) approved six Missouri not-for-profit organizations for a total of $1,003,570 in tax credits under the Youth Opportunities Program (YOP).
July 16, 2014
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DED releases June 2014 Jobs Report

Missouri’s unemployment rate fell by a tenth of a point in June to 6.5 percent, according to seasonally adjusted data released by the Missouri Department of Economic Development.
July 15, 2014
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St. Louis-based IT firm expands local operations, DED announces

ST. LOUIS—The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) today announced that a St. Louis-based information technology consulting firm will expand to a larger facility and increase local employment. GadellNet Consulting Services, LLC, will invest $1.35 million to renovate a building in downtown St. Louis and hire 30 new employees.
July 03, 2014
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MISSOURI AWARDS $23.9 MILLION TO GROW SMALL BUSINESSES WITH FUNDS FROM THE U.S. TREASURY’S STATE SMALL BUSINESS CREDIT INITIATIVE

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Treasury Department’s State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) today released a new quarterly report showing that Missouri has deployed $23,935,350 to grow small businesses. Missouri is a leading state in deploying these funds to local lenders and small businesses. Today’s report also notes that states have expended, obligated, or transferred $835 million through the T
July 02, 2014
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Loans Available for Energy Improvements

The Missouri Department of Economic Development announced today it is making available $7.5 million in low-interest loans to public schools, public/private colleges and universities, local governments, public water and wastewater treatment facilities, and public/private not-for-profit hospitals to complete energy-efficiency and renewable energy projects throughout the State of Missouri.
July 01, 2014
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Targeted Metrics selects Kansas City as home of new headquarters

The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) today announced that Targeted Metrics, an information and services company, has selected Kansas City as the location for its new headquarters and sales operations center.
June 30, 2014
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Mercury Communications & Construction expands in Fenton, further strengthening Missouri’s tech infrastructure

The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) today announced that Mercury Communications & Construction, Inc., a wireless services provider and general contractor, will increase its operations in Fenton.
June 24, 2014
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Missouri healthcare employment decline analysis released by the Missouri Economic Research and Information Center (MERIC)

The Missouri Economic Research and Information Center (MERIC) has released analysis of Missouri’s healthcare employment decline.
June 23, 2014
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