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Horizon Global Selects Edgerton for New Distribution Center

Facility to serve as main hub for North American distribution Click here to download the Press Release. EDGERTON, Kan. (July 24, 2017) – Horizon Global, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of branded towing and trailering equipment, today announced it … Continue reading

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UPS Announces New Distribution Center in Edgerton

Click here to download the Press Release. EDGERTON, Kan. – (May 24, 2017) United Parcel Service Inc. is the latest company to have a presence in Logistics Park Kansas City (LPKC) in Edgerton. UPS has announced it is developing a … Continue reading

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Capstone Awards 2017: Industrial – Inland Port XIV

Inland Port XIV won a KC Business Journal Capstone Award in the Industrial category. It was developed as the largest speculative building in Kansas City at the time and is now an Amazon fulfillment center giving the online commerce giant the … Continue reading

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Capstone Awards 2017: Infrastructure – Waverly Road design-build

The Waverly Road project won a KC Business Journal Capstone Award in the Infrastructure category. It included nearly three miles of new concrete roadway and a grade separation over the BNSF Railway Intermodal lead track at Logistics Park Kansas City. Click … Continue reading

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Spectrum Brands Hardware and Home Improvement Division to Open New Distribution Facility at Logistics Park Kansas City

EDGERTON, Kan. – (February 3, 2017) Kansas Department of Commerce announced today that Spectrum Brands Hardware and Home Improvement (HHI) division plans to centralize its operations from two existing distribution facilities in Charlotte, N.C., and Mira Loma, Calif., into a … Continue reading

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For KC area, 2016 proves to be an industrial-strength year

The Kansas City-area industrial real estate market set new records in 2016. According to a 2017 Commercial Real Estate Forecast Report from Colliers International’s Kansas City office, the market broke one old record by posting 6.1 million square feet of positive … Continue reading

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U.S. Industrial Market Headed For Another Record Year

CHICAGO—The US industrial markets just had another historic year, with record-setting levels of absorption and vacancy, and experts say these good times should last at least through the end of 2017. Tenants absorbed 63.6 million square feet of space in … Continue reading

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Kansas logistics park offers big intermodal-growth potential for BNSF

For Class Is, industrial development (id) is key to generating traffic. They continually work with shippers to explore a plant expansion or evaluate transportation options that might involve transloading, all with the intent of increasing volume. Click here to read … Continue reading

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NorthPoint industrial developments still taking off like rockets

It’s getting hard to keep up with NorthPoint Development’s industrial market expansion, which over the company’s brief five-year history has accounted for 28 million square feet of development in properties across the Kansas City area and beyond. Click here to read … Continue reading

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Triumph Celebrates Factory Opening in Kansas

Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE:TGI) held a ribbon-cutting celebration today at its new factory in Edgerton, Kan. The company began relocating its Kansas City-area operations from Grandview, Mo., to this new facility last month and expects the move to be complete by June … Continue reading

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