As the fastest growing big city in Canada, the City of Brampton is a prime destination for development. fDI Intelligence positions Brampton as a leading city of the future and prime investment location. Brampton has been ranked as the #1 food processing sector in North America two years in a row, as well as Top Investment location by Site Selection Magazine. Also, the City of Brampton is recognized by Maclean’s Magazine as one of Canada’s Best Communities. Between 2019-2021, the City of Brampton is experiencing two years of plus $500 million valuations in building permits: $704.6 million in 2021, up by 5.9 per cent in 2021 from 2020. Building permit values are expected to continue to rise in upcoming quarters.
As development applications are approaching record levels, the Brampton Business Park Guide is an important tool in investor engagements. This publication is effective, user friendly, easy to extract information and has a complete approach. We are submitting to EDAC in The Publication category the Brampton Business Park Guide, which helps investors, site selectors, and commercial realtors understand the comprehensive “Brampton offer” in a very easy to read 2 page layout. The publication highlights Brampton’s 5 key economic sectors of: advanced manufacturing, food and beverage, innovation and technology, health and life sciences, and logistics. The messaging clarifies the role of the Investment Services team offering:
• Business expansion and relocation support
• Site selection services
• Workforce and employment development
• Corporate calls and private consultations
• Strategic partnership guidance
• Access to in-market research, market trends and demographics
• Information on and access to incentive programs
• Export and foreign investment and development
• Brampton Business Directory
The second page provides an overview of the nine areas that are: employment zones, business corridors and industrial areas, while highlighting the major employers and supply chain in that particular business park. It provides a summary of available employment lands, land uses, major employers, key sectors, statistics and value proposition for each area.