Food Manufacturing is Big Business in Northeast Ohio

Northeast Ohio’s Food and Manufacturing Employment Growth Outpaces the Nation As highlighted in Team NEO’s most recent Quarterly Economic Review, food and beverage manufacturing continues to be a driving force in Northeast Ohio’s economy. To that end, food and beverage manufacturing employment grew 21 percent in Northeast Ohio from 2007 to 2016, compared to just[…]

June 2017 QER Assessment | NEO Food Industry by the Numbers

Northeast Ohio’s Food and Manufacturing Employment Growth Outpaces the Nation  Food and beverage manufacturing employment grew 21 percent in Northeast Ohio from 2007 to 2016, compared to 5 percent nationwide, reports the quarterly Cleveland Plus Economic Review. This growth is expected to continue over the next decade, with projections of 14 percent growth for NEO and[…]

Akron’s Additive Engineering Solutions (AES) Enhances Region’s Additive Manufacturing Expertise

Akron Company Adopts Big Area Additive Manufacturing (BAAM) Machine for Large-Scale Projects Additive manufacturing (AM) represents the future of the manufacturing industry and Northeast Ohio is at the center of AM innovation. Home to America Makes, the national accelerator for additive manufacturing and 3D printing, Northeast Ohio is uniquely-positioned to help businesses adopt and leverage[…]

Nestlé, Hyland, Charter Steel Plan Major Investments in NEO

Recent Development Activity Exemplifies Why NEO is a Great Place to Do Business With a $229 billion economy, companies across the globe recognize Northeast Ohio for its talented workforce, exceptional logistics network and top-rate quality of life. These are just some of the reasons companies choose to locate and grow their businesses in our region.[…]

NEO Works to Become ‘Silicon Valley of 3D Printing’

Additive manufacturing (AM) represents the future of the manufacturing industry and Northeast Ohio is working to become the center of AM innovation. Home to America Makes, the national accelerator for additive manufacturing and 3D printing which is located in Youngstown, Northeast Ohio is uniquely-positioned to help businesses adopt and leverage AM technologies. With a strong[…]

Northeast Ohio Prime Location For Metals Manufacturing

In real estate, it is often said that only three things matter: location, location and location. In metal production and fabrication, it boils down to the three A’s: access, access and access. And, the rest of the country is starting to recognize that Northeast Ohio is getting high marks in these categories. Access begins with[…]

Celebrating Manufacturing In October

Celebrating Manufacturing in October Four years ago the state of Ohio acknowledged October as Manufacturing Month with the purpose of celebrating and raising awareness of the many career opportunities in the manufacturing industry. Manufacturing remains the largest sector of Northeast Ohio’s economy and a primary driver of the region’s economic growth. Given ongoing manufacturing innovations,[…]