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STORIES FROM OUR REGION – March 2021

Governor Wolf Announces BNP Paribas Expansion in Southeastern Pennsylvania

A leading European bank has committed to investing $18 million into the project, which will retain over 100 existing jobs and bring nearly 300 full-time, high-quality jobs to the region.

Century Therapeutics Significantly Expands Capabilities with New Facilities in Pennsylvania and New Jersey

This cell therapy company plans to scale up their R&D capabilities and leverage these expansions to build upon their existing expertise in gene editing, protein engineering, and cell manufacturing, expanding their rapidly growing pipeline of cellular products.

California Company, DNA Motoring, Leases 300,700-square-foot Warehouse in Southern New Jersey

The Florence distribution center will support the company’s existing automotive retailing and distribution operations in New Jersey, as well as supply products to dealerships and customers throughout the East Coast and Midwest.

D.C. Real Estate Firm Proposes $190M Life Sciences Building in University City

The proposed 11-story building, being referred to as “one of the world’s most advanced cell-and-gene therapy research, development, and fully engineered production centers,” will include both lab and manufacturing space.

Amazon Opening Two Last-Mile Delivery Centers in New Castle County

In addition to improving delivery efficiency, the two centers, which are expected to open in late 2021, will each bring hundreds of full- and part-time jobs to the area.

PhilaPort to Break Ground on New $42M Distribution Center

Along with providing storage for dry cargo arriving at the Packer Avenue Marine Terminal, PhilaPort also plans to leverage the facility to attract other businesses to the port, including new ocean lines.