Business and Relocation Incentives
The Kansas Edge offers a state with a diverse economy perfect for your business. The state is thriving and competitive in a variety of sectors, including manufacturing, professional services, aviation, bioscience, animal heath, traditional and renewable energy, and wholesale and retail trades.

National media like CNBC and Forbes, and economic development publications like Site Selection and Area Development have all named Kansas a premier state for business.

International companies like Perceptive Software, Hostess, Bayer, Staples, Zurich, Exide, Mars, Teva, and Starwood all have a Kansas address because they saw the advantages of:
  • Competitive financial incentives
  • Low operating costs and low cost of living
  • Business-friendly policies
  • Leaders who know business
  • Highly skilled and educated workforce
  • Excellent transportation corridors
Economic Development Tools
Our state’s leadership is innovative and forward thinking, continuing to approve new programs to help promote our state for existing and targeted new industries. Take a look at the Kansas Edge for yourself with a sampling of just some of our economic development tools: