What do Amazon, Apple and Toyota all have in common?[Continue Reading]
When California-headquartered Applied LNG began scouting out potential sites in late 2013 for a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) production plant, time was among the critical concerns. After a vigorous search, the company chose a 31-acre site in the 1,700-acre RailPort Business Park in Midlothian, Texas, just 30 minutes south of Dallas-Fort Worth.[Continue Reading]
When a company is expanding or relocating, there is one thing that is always certain: time is of the essence.
And there are few things that can put the brakes on a site selection project like permitting and approvals. Whether it’s a personnel issue, paperwork problem or miscommunication, the seemingly simple act of permitting can turn into a business owner’s worst nightmare if things don’t go according to plan.[Continue Reading]
What constitutes a favorable business climate for expanding and relocating businesses?[Continue Reading]
We understand that site selectors and CEOs have to fight restricting state regulations that slow down a relocation process or hinders long-run business growth. However, there’s good news — not all states run that way. Not all state regulations have to be a nightmare.
Texas enables site selectors and CEOs to enjoy doing business in the Lone Star state. When looking to expand, move, or startup a business, we know there’s a lot of research involved to find a state that truly is business...[Continue Reading]
The CEOs of the nation have spoken. With a promising economy, highly rated quality of life, and positive business-friendly climate, Texas is time and time again denoted as a great place to do business.[Continue Reading]
Every month, Midlothian Economic Development and the Chamber of Commerce invite business professionals and industry leaders to meet, greet, and eat at the Midlothian Conference Center. The purpose of our monthly Midlothian Business Breakfast is to provide methods, tools, and techniques that attendees may use immediately in their organizations.[Continue Reading]
A rapidly growing community situated just south of Dallas-Fort Worth, Midlothian is establishing itself as a progressive contender for expanding businesses.[Continue Reading]