02 Sep 2010

Setting the stage for a first-of-its-kind enterprise zone in Temple, the City Council held a special meeting today to vote on the nomination for Wilsonart International, Inc. to participate in Texas Enterprise Zone Program. State approval is still required, however Wilsonart also announced plans to invest heavily in its Temple operations and has committed to […]

23 Aug 2010

Wilsonart is cutting 50 jobs in Temple less than a year after they cut 10% across the country. It’s news you’d think would rattle local small business owners like Wesley Teeters. His burger shack relies on a strong local economy. However he says there’s more good news than bad in the Temple economy right now. […]

01 Mar 2010

In a lift to the region’s burgeoning reputation as a bioscience magnet, it was announced today that Temple start-up Global BioDiagnostics Corp. (GBD) www.globalbiodiagnostics.com has struck a collaboration with the Geneva-based FIND (Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics) to develop a rapid, low-cost and simple test for the detection of active tuberculosis. Phase 1 of the […]

03 Aug 2009

MSA: Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, TX Best places ranking: #7 among midsize metro areas Population: 378,935 If your business involves efficient transport of goods, Temple may be just the place to launch. Located southeast of the Fort Hood military installation, Temple sits right on Interstate 35, one of the country’s major north-to-south corridors that nearly reaches the […]

14 Jul 2009

It was announced today that iZone, a manufacturer of digital high pressure laminates, was recently awarded a multi-year contract with the United States Park Service to create a variety of signage for our country’s extensive national park system. Additionally, iZone announced today that it has entered into a similar contract with Alberta Parks in Canada […]

27 May 2009

Byron Mays said his company, Indeco Sales, Inc./Maco Manufacturing, Inc., is a company that’s always done well for the 40 years it’s been around. The Temple Economic Development Corporation doesn’t want that to go unnoticed, especially since some companies around the country are struggling with the nation’s economic situation. The TEDC honored local businesses Tuesday […]

01 Apr 2009

The Temple Economic Development Corporation (TEDC) is a one-stop shop for all things business development. The TEDC prides itself on its close relationships with site selectors, plus existing and potential Temple businesses seeking growth opportunities. Located on I-35 near the center of the Texas Triangle and within 200 miles of 19 million people, Temple is […]