Fortune 500 Companies Flock to Downtown Chicago

twlblogAccording to Fortune magazine, Chicago is now leading the way in attracting global businesses. Fortune 500 companies nationwide are abandoning their large suburban campuses in search of commercial real estate in downtown Chicago. Among the latest arrivals are United Airlines, General Electric’s transportation division, Hillshire Brands, and Archer Daniels Midland. The article cites better access to a talented workforce as one of the major draws of Chicago. The city’s easily accessible transportation, with nearby airports and efficient public transportation, also makes it an attractive option for businesses.

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