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Core5 Industrial Partners Starts 1 Million-Square-Foot Bourbon Trail Logistics Center

LOUISVILLE — July 22, 2019 – Core5 Industrial Partners, a new-to-Louisville developer and owner of industrial properties, has started construction on the largest speculative building in the market, a 1,038,240-square-foot building at Bourbon Trail Logistics Center, located less than one mile from I-65 at KY-245 in Shepherdsville. The building is the first 40-foot clear height speculative building to deliver in the market and will be available in the second quarter of 2020. The million-square-foot building offers generous parking for 638 auto spaces with options to expand and 237 trailer storage locations. “Core5 is bringing the best-in-class ideas to the Bourbon Trail Logistics Center project,” states Doug Armbruster, Senior Vice President for Core5. “It will be a real game changer for the market. The access is exceptional. Coupled with 40’ clear height, low real estate taxes and strong labor pool, it’s an unbeatable location for users who need access to the interstate and the UPS cargo facilities,” added Armbruster. The Louisville International Airport houses UPS Worldport, the largest automated package handling facility in the world and the center point of UPS’s worldwide air network. The project is located less than one half mile from I-65 where a high concentration of commodities flow through Kentucky. JLL’s Powell Spears and Matt Hartlage represented Core5 in purchasing the 49.8-acre site and will also represent Core5’s leasing efforts for the building. “This project checks all the boxes for users seeking strategic logistics opportunities – location, infrastructure, strong labor talent, incentives and the latest in distribution space design,” states Spears. The project design team consists of MacGregor Associates Architects and Mindel Scott.
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Core5 Industrial Partners Starts 1 Million-Square-Foot Hendricks Gateway Park Industrial Building

INDIANAPOLIS, July 16, 2019 – Core5 Industrial Partners, a new-to-Indianapolis developer and owner of industrial properties, has started construction on a 1,070,160 square foot building in Hendricks Gateway Park located at I-70 and State Road 39 in Monrovia. The building is the first 40-foot clear height speculative building to deliver in the market and will be available in the second quarter of 2020. The million-square-foot building is expandable to approximately 1.7 MSF square feet and offers generous parking for 663 auto spaces and 251 trailer storage locations with options to grow to 372 trailer spaces. “Core5 is bringing the best-in-class ideas to the Hendricks Gateway project”, declared Doug Armbruster, Senior Vice President for Core5. “It will be a real game changer for the market. The access is exceptional. Coupled with 40’ clear height, a 10 year real estate tax abatement, and strong labor markets, it’s an unbeatable location for e-commerce users who need access to the interstate system and the airport cargo facilities”, added Armbruster. The Indianapolis International Airport houses the world’s 2nd largest FedEx facility and Indianapolis is the 8th largest cargo airport in North America. The project is adjacent to I-70 where the highest concentration of commodities flow through Indiana.  The interchange is being improved to a diverging diamond interchange as well. CBRE’s Andrew Morris and Jeremy Woods, who represented CORE5 in purchasing the 76 acres the new building sits on, will represent Core5’s leasing efforts for the building. “This project checks all the boxes in site selection – location, infrastructure, labor, incentives and the latest in distribution space design”, states Morris. The project team consist of GDI Construction, MacGregor Associates Architects, and Structurepoint. Hendricks Gateway Park is currently home to DHL, Chewy.com, Johnson & Johnson and Geodis.
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Core5 Industrial Partners Announces Sale of 581,475 SF Desoto 55 Logistics Center Building A and Lease of 300,145 SF Building B in Greater Memphis Industrial Market

Construction Slated to Begin Q2 2109 on Three Additional Buildings Totaling 1.5 MSF in Business Park ATLANTA, February 20, 2019 – Atlanta-based Core5 Industrial Partners announced today the sale of a 581,475-square-foot building located in Desoto 55 Logistic Center, a 173-acre park situated at US Highway 51 in DeSoto County along the I-55/I-69 corridor in the greater Memphis industrial market. The initial cross-dock facility, located at 1241 Commerce Drive, Horn Lake, MS, and known as Building A, was sold to a Fortune 500 company to use as a key facility in their distribution network.  Elliot Embry with NAI in conjunction with NAI Global Corporate Solutions represented the undisclosed buyer. The second existing building in the park, Building B, is a 300,145-square-foot rear-load building that has been fully leased to DSV Solutions, LLC and EPE Industries USA which will both occupy in first quarter 2019.  DSV Solutions was represented in-house and EPE Industries was represented by Jacque Beeson of CBRE. (more…)
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Core5 Industrial Partners Completes the first phase of DeSoto 55 Logistics Center and signs its first lease with DSV Solutions in greater Memphis market

ATLANTA, October 15, 2018 – Atlanta-based Core5 Industrial Partners announced today the completion of two inventory buildings in their first development in the greater Memphis Market, DeSoto 55 Logistics Center. DeSoto 55 Logistics Center is a 175-acre Class-A business park, located in Horn Lake, MS along the I-55 Corridor less than 10 miles to Memphis International Airport, and will encompass over 2.5 million square feet once fully developed.  The initial phase of the development was completed in October 2018 and included Building A1, a 581,475 SF cross-dock facility, which is expandable to over 1 million square feet and Building B, which is a 300,145 SF rear-load building.  In addition to the completion of the first two buildings, Core5 also signed a pre-lease of 200,000 SF in Building B to DSV Solutions.

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Core5 Industrial Partners Leases 416,891 Square Feet to VMInnovations in Core5 Logistics Center at Wintergreen in South Dallas Market

Core5 Industrial Partners Leases 416,891 Square Feet to VMInnovations in Core5 Logistics Center at Wintergreen in South Dallas Market June 18, 2018 – Core5 Industrial Partners announced today a 416,891-square-foot lease in their Core5 Logistics Center at Wintergreen location in South Dallas to VMInnovations, an online retailer that sells a variety of brand-name products in categories including baby and kids, home and garden, sports and outdoors, and electronics. The company’s new South Dallas location will provide order fulfillment to locations across the South. Core5 Logistics Center at Wintergreen is located on a 43-acre site in Hutchins, Texas ½ mile from the intersection of Wintergreen Road and I-45. The 754,897-square-foot building has 337,406 square feet remaining available for lease. The VMInnovations lease is the first Core5 lease in the Dallas market. “With immediate gateway access to north and south bound travel, the site has excellent access to the DFW metro’s major thoroughfares I-45, I-20 and I-35E which are used for both local and regional distribution,” states John Leinbaugh, Vice President Investments for Core5. (more…)
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Core5 Industrial Partners Announces BTS for Empire Distributors in West Atlanta

ATLANTA, May 2, 2018 – Atlanta-based Core5 Industrial Partners announced today a 601,350 square-foot build-to-suit for Empire Distributors, Inc. a wholesale beverage distributor that serves three states in the Southeast (GA, TN and NC) and represents over 1,000 brands from around the world. The building resides at 685 Hartman Road in Austell, Georgia. The facility is an expansion for Empire, moving from approximately 300,000 square feet in Atlanta Industrial Park in Fulton County to the new building in Southwest Cobb County. Empire’s corporate headquarters and its regional distribution operations will be housed in the facility which will feature over 80,000 square feet of two-story office space alongside dedicated cooler and distribution space. The entire building will be climate controlled to maintain the high quality of inventory stored. Empire will employ a workforce of over 440 people with anticipated growth to over 510 employees within ten years. The facility plans to be fully operational by the fourth quarter of 2018. Anticipated investment in building and equipment is over $52 million. (more…)
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Core5 Industrial Partners Leases 1.2 Million Square Feet to Saddle Creek Logistics Services for Largest Industrial Lease to Date in Atlanta Regio

ATLANTA, April 23, 2018 – Atlanta-based Core5 Industrial Partners announced today a full-building lease in their Southwest 85 Logistics Center location to Saddle Creek Logistics Services, a provider of supply chain solutions for retailers, manufacturers, and ecommerce companies. Saddle Creek will provide distribution services on behalf of a leading home improvement retailer for their locations across the Southeast. The 1,208,301 million-square-foot building will deliver this summer. Southwest 85 is located on a 109-acre site at Exit 51 in the I-85/Southwest Atlanta submarket. (more…)
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Core5 Industrial Partners Announces 1.1 Million-Square-Foot Building in Southwest Atlanta

Southwest 85 Logistics Center Set to Immediately Break Ground on 109-Acre Site in the I-85 South Corridor of Metro Atlanta, Georgia ATLANTA, August 16, 2017 – Atlanta-based Core5 Industrial Partners has closed on a 109-acre, fully entitled industrial site at Exit 51 in the I-85/Southwest Atlanta submarket. Core5 will immediately break ground on the development of Southwest 85 Logistics Center, a 1.1 million-square-foot state-of-the-art facility, which is expandable to 1.3 million square feet and has all the attributes of an e-commerce fulfillment center. Delivery of the building is scheduled for the second quarter 2018. (more…)
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Core5 Industrial Partners Sells Initial Metro Atlanta Development

873,800 SF Core5 Logistics Center at Shugart Farms Purchased by Private Investor ATLANTA, June 19, 2017 – Atlanta-based Core5 Industrial Partners announced today the recent sale of their initial development in Metro Atlanta, 873,800-square-foot Core5 Logistics Center at Shugart Farms, to a private institutional investor. The high cube logistic facility completed construction in early 2017 and is fully leased on a long-term basis to The Duracell Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway. (more…)
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Core5 Acquires 173-Acres to develop a Class-A Business Park totaling over 2.5 MSF and with an anticipated capital investment in excess $125 Million in DeSoto County, Mississippi, a key submarket of the Greater Memphis Industrial Market

Construction Slated to Begin Immediately on the initial two buildings of the new business park, Desoto 55 Logistics Center, which will include a 583,000 SF cross-dock facility expandable up to 1.5MSF and a 301,000 SF rear-load building, both of which will deliver in Fall 2017. ATLANTA, March 22, 2017 – Atlanta-based Core5 Industrial Partners announced the acquisition of 173-acre fully of entitled land located at US Highway 51, in DeSoto County along the I-55/I-69 corridor to develop a 2.5 MSF business and logistics park named Desoto 55 Logistics Center. Core5 will immediately begin construction on 883,720 square feet of Class-A office/warehouse space in two buildings: a 582,400-square-foot facility which is expandable to 1.5 MSF and a 301,320-square-foot rear-load building, which will offer higher office build-out capability. Both buildings will offer speculative space for delivery in Fall 2017.  DeSoto 55 Logistics Center will provide an outstanding business environment in a park-like setting with close proximity to the I-55 transportation corridor and a deep and qualified labor pool from which to draw potential workforce.  Other key attributes of DeSoto 55 Logistics Center are the pro-business environment of both DeSoto County and the City of Horn Lake, MS coupled with the flexibility of building designs offering space for companies desiring 85,000 SF to over 1.5MSF.   At full build-out, anticipated by the end of 2019, DeSoto 55 Logistic Center will accommodate over 2.5 MSF in up to five separate buildings. (more…)
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