Strong construction, leasing activity suggests economic improvement in Louisville and southern Indiana

Logistics firm plans new, larger headquarters in Florence

LeanCor Supply Chain Group LLC plans to add 53 full-time jobs in Northern Kentucky while investing $4.4 million in moving its headquarters to a larger office building in Boone County.

$24M grant will support advancement of manufacturing technologies

The $24 million grant will support the fundamental science needed to advance next generation manufacturing technologies, flexible electronics and robotics.

New Kentucky Chamber CEO Ashli Watts Highlights Infrastructure Needs

Business First talked with the new Kentucky Chamber CEO Ashli Watts on her work to date and what’s ahead. Infrastructure improvements topped her list.

Material Handling Manufacturer Investing $20 Million in Kentucky Expansion

MHS, a leading supplier of material handling, automation, and software products, recently opened its newly expanded $20 million facility in Mt. Washington.

There Are Now Two Barrels of Bourbon for Every Person in Kentucky

Demand for Kentucky made bourbon continues to grow, setting records every year. More than 2.1 million barrels of spirits were produced in the Bluegrass State in 2018. The last time Kentucky distillers filled that many barrels was 1967.

Toyota to hire 400 workers at Georgetown plant

Toyota says it is adding 400 employees at a Kentucky plant with starting pay of more than $18 an hour. The Georgetown plant is the company’s largest and already employs more than 8,000.