News Releases

Hillyard to expand in St. Joseph, investing more than $50 million and retaining more than 200 jobs 5/23/2022
Missouri Community Service Commission to recognize volunteers at 20th annual Show Me Service Awards 5/17/2022
Caruthersville selected for new Cargill soybean processing facility, bringing new market opportunities for Missouri farmers 5/17/2022
Doyle Equipment Manufacturing and Riverview Manufacturing expand in Palmyra, investing an estimated $1 million and creating 30 new jobs 5/6/2022
Arlee Home Fashions expands in West Plains, opening second manufacturing facility and adding up to 80 new jobs 5/3/2022
Governor Parson, Lt. Governor Kehoe join DED during National Small Business Week to highlight importance of small businesses 5/3/2022
DED awards $6 million in tax credits to 37 organizations through the Youth Opportunities Program 5/2/2022
Nestlé Professional USA expands in Trenton, investing $7.5 million and creating more than 30 jobs 4/26/2022
Department names Brandon Jenson as new Program Manager for Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program 4/20/2022
Leonardo DRS expands in West Plains with public-private partnership 4/15/2022
Cim-Tek Filtration to expand in Kennett, creating up to 77 new jobs 4/14/2022
Department names Kayla Kueckelhan as new Deputy Director of Strategy and Performance Division 4/8/2022
Missouri Community Service Commission appoints three new commissioners 4/6/2022
Department names Lori Becklenberg as new Deputy Director of Regional Engagement Division 4/1/2022
Department of Economic Development now hiring for ARPA-funded positions 3/29/2022
Wugen to expand in St. Louis, creating up to 40 new jobs 3/25/2022
Missouri Technology Corporation announces grant recipients for Missouri Building Entrepreneurial Capacity Program 3/22/2022
DED releases Request for Information to assess needs for ARPA-funded projects statewide 3/7/2022
Missouri receives $42.2 million federal grant through the NTIA’s Broadband Infrastructure Program 3/1/2022
RLE International to build new facility in Kansas City, investing $7.5 million and creating 85 new jobs 3/1/2022
Circular SynTech to expand in New Madrid, investing more than $91 million and creating 45 new jobs 2/18/2022
Missouri Technology Corporation releases report detailing strategies to drive innovation and entrepreneurship 2/16/2022
Verde Resources to expand to La Belle, investing more than $5.6 million and creating 32 new jobs 2/10/2022
Missourians volunteered more than 168,000 hours during Bicentennial Community Service Challenge 2/3/2022
Cooperative Response Center to expand to Kirksville, investing more than $1 million and creating 87 new jobs 2/1/2022


How can we help?