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Fairview tenant Peroxygen preps for wood-pulp market:

At UT reseearcher will setup shop at the Fairview Technology Center and work to bring a newly patented process to market. Peroxygen Systems' new process to produces hydrogen peroxide for the wood-pulp industry will reduce costs for the valuable bleaching agent.

Source: Knoxville News Sentinel


WHAT’S THE BIG IDEA 2017 is right around the corner!

The annual competition brings together bright minds February 24-26 to participate in an intensive period of prototyping, community building, planning, incubation, and launching. 

12/8/2016 3D printing East Tennessee’s next manufacturing boon

The online magazine, takes a look at Knoxville has become a hot spot for advanced manufacturing, including 3D printing.



MPC Approves Midway Business Park Requests

The Metropolitan Planning Commission received approval of its development plan for the proposed Midway Business Park.

Source: Knoxville News Sentinel


Lifetime Products gearing up to build $115.6 million Eastbridge facility

The company recently broke ground at Eastbridge Business Park in northeast Knox County, with the goal of opening the plant in April 2017.

Some of the kayaks people see on East Tennessee waterways likely will be made right here when Lifetime Products gets its $115.6 million manufacturing and distribution facility up and running.

Source: Knoxville News Sentinel


Jason Hanna and Doug McDaniel Win Big Idea Competition with “Farm Spotter”

This application works to align local food producers with area restuarants took home top prize at the annual business competition sponsored by TDC, the Knoxville Chamber and the Knoxville Entrepreneur Center.

Source: Inside of Knoxville (


Public bus tour, cook-out planned to discuss Midway property

The September 15th tour will visit the Midway site and other business parks

Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett announced plans to host a public bus tour and cook-out to discuss the future of property currently owned by The Development Corporation of Knox County


Innovate Manufacturing Expands Westbridge Operations

50 jobs will be added to the company's U.S. headquarters site on Goldfern Lane

Innovate Manufacturing, a China-based company, announced Monday that it will soon begin production in Knoxville and open its first U.S. headquarters here, adding 50 jobs, as part of a strategy to produce goods closer to the customers who buy them.