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Enterprise Zones May Make It Worthwhile to Consider Locating Business in California

If you're looking to set up shop in a west coast market, don't automatically strike California off your list of potential sites. Believe it or not, there are places all over the state that are friendly to manufacturing.

Yes, the Golden State has a terrible reputation as a place to do business, a reputation it has earned over the years and richly deserves. Its taxes are high, it has far too much red tape and its environmental laws are so draconian that, by themselves, they keep a lot of manufacturers from thinking about locating here.

But if you're a manufacturer and you must have a west coast operation, California might be a good place to do business. All you have to do is find a suitable location in one of the state's 40 enterprise zones.

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Keywords: supply chain management, logistics services, logistics management, logistics & supply chain, California economic development agency, California facility location, California enterprise zones 

Yes, the Golden State has a terrible reputation as a place to do business, a reputation it has earned over the years and richly deserves. Its taxes are high, it has far too much red tape and its environmental laws are so draconian that, by themselves, they keep a lot of manufacturers from thinking about locating here.

But if you're a manufacturer and you must have a west coast operation, California might be a good place to do business. All you have to do is find a suitable location in one of the state's 40 enterprise zones.

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Keywords: supply chain management, logistics services, logistics management, logistics & supply chain, California economic development agency, California facility location, California enterprise zones