March 2012 Newsletter
R&D plus manufacturing spells bottom-line benefit for regional companies
The Research Triangle Region of North Carolina is known worldwide for its knowledge-based economy that drives innovation and profits for some of the world's most successful companies. Lesser known but equally powerful is the region's strong manufacturing sector, which represents nearly one in 10 of all jobs in the region. Companies that choose to locate both R&D and manufacturing in the region find significant competitive advantage doing so.