FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Think Dutchess Alliance for Business Highlights Leadership and Economic Success in Dutchess County at Annual Awards Six winners awarded highest honors for their contributions toward economic development. November 5, 2019 POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. — On Thursday, October 24, 2019, Think Dutchess Alliance for Business honored six award-winning businesses and […]Read More about '2019 Business Excellence Awards'
New York's Dutchess County is within a 6-hour drive of 68 million U.S. and Canadian customers, 21% of American manufacturers and a $227B retail sales market via major transit hubs I-84 and I-87. With award-winning higher education, a skilled workforce, competitive real estate, attractive incentive packages and utility rates, it's no wonder why major companies such as Gap, GlobalFoundries and IBM collectively employ more than 10,000 people here.
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dutchess County, NY recognizes strength in region’s manufacturing industry in celebration of Manufacturing Day The county is leading the way in training manufacturing talent to ensure industry growth DUTCHESS COUNTY, NEW YORK – October 4, 2019 — In celebration of Manufacturing Day on October 4, Think Dutchess Alliance for Business […]Read More about 'Think Dutchess Celebrates Manufacturing Day'
Dutchess County, NY is a top choice destination for established and emerging F&B manufacturers in New York and beyond. Learn a little about just a few of the companies that contribute to this success. Brooklyn Food Manufacturer Crepini Relocates in Dutchess County Earlier this year, specialty food manufacturer, Crepini, announced the relocation and expansion of its production […]Read More about 'Food & Beverage Manufacturing Industry Gains Strong Momentum in Dutchess County'
Dutchess County is just a 6hr drive from 68 million U.S. and Canadian customers, 21% of American manufacturers and a $227B retail market. Serviced by two commuter rail lines and Interstates 84 and 87, businesses here enjoy a wealth of connections to the New York Metro area and the BosWash Corridor.
Additionally, our sites feature up to 100MW of electric capacity and 1GB/sec of data connectivity – enough to support a Tier 1 data center, and 3 million gallons of water flow per day – enough to accommodate our thriving food and beverage industry.
If you’re seeking the ideal location for your business, it’s clear there’s no better choice. Think access. Think innovation. #ThinkDutchess
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Dutchess County is located at the center of a vibrant business community in the Hudson Valley – which is home to more than 1.2 million highly-skilled workers and hundreds of Fortune 500 companies, with much attributed to our award-winning colleges and universities, such as Vassar College and the Culinary Institute of America.
We can connect you with a portfolio of incentives to ease the burden of your expansion or relocation, ranging from Start-Up NY for eligible manufacturers; property, sales, and mortgage tax exemptions; on-the-job training grants; industrial redevelopment grants and energy efficiency programs; and more.
Thanks to a talented workforce, world-class universities and attractive incentive programs, Dutchess County has a winning combination. When you think business, #ThinkDutchessLEARN ABOUT OUR KEY INDUSTRIES AND EMPLOYERS