More automotive manufacturing growth in Missouri announced

AIM’s Manufacturing Jobs Act of 2010 continues to pay dividends. Tuesday, leading plastic manufacturer U.S. Farathane announced that it was opening its first Missouri production facility in the Kansas City suburb of Riverside. The company says it will spend more than $51 million to set up its operation that should employ 267 people in the next… Read More More automotive manufacturing growth in Missouri announced

House passes expansion of Manufacturing Jobs Act

The Missouri House Tuesday gave final approval to legislation expanding Associated Industries of Missouri’s Manufacturing Jobs Act to all types of manufacturers. By a margin of 87-63, House members voted to move the bill on to the State Senate. The Manufacturing Infrastructure Investment Act, is handled by Rep. Nick King (R-Liberty). It is designed to follow up… Read More House passes expansion of Manufacturing Jobs Act

Business leaders and legislative leaders meet in Missouri Capitol this week

The Board of Directors of Associated Industries of Missouri (AIM) held a meeting at the State Capitol this week and invited many legislators to visit with them regarding business issues. Eight legislators, including leadership from the Missouri Senate and the Missouri House, participated in the discussions on Tuesday, with topics ranging from transportation infrastructure, tort… Read More Business leaders and legislative leaders meet in Missouri Capitol this week