Kudos to the McLean County Chamber of Commerce on the recent opening of its shared workspace called BN Sharespace.Read More
A new manufacturer is preparing to start operations after purchasing a facility in northeast Normal.Read More
Chris Byers and Michael Salaway founded Advanced Rehab & Sports Medicine in 1997 in Bloomington, IL. When the company was founded they were focused solely on providing physical therapy to the community; now the company has expanded into multiple locations and diversified services.Read More
By 2025, the e-commerce market will balloon to nearly $88 billion in sales, more than 8X the size of the current e-commerce market. Multi-million dollar snack food manufacturer Beer Nuts is enlisting Kristin Rae, a local business owner, to help establish a strong presence on e-commerce giant Amazon.Read More
Despite lagging job statistics and prohibitive trade barriers, Illinois is positioned for a solar boom over the next five years.
According to the Solar Jobs Census, Illinois ranked 20th in 2017 with 3,571 solar jobs down 150 jobs from 2016. Concurrently, the Trump administration implemented a 30% tariff on imported solar to boost domestic solar panel production.Read More