Green Bay Packaging to Expand Operations in Illinois With 170,000 SF Complex

DOWNERS GROVE, ILL. — Green Bay Packaging (GBP) has broken ground on a new 170,000-square-foot industrial complex in Downers Grove. The building will house a high-tech design department and enable the packaging company to expand warehouse capabilities. A timeline for construction was not disclosed. The Green Bay, Wis.-based company has manufacturing facilities in 14

Concept Laboratories Signs 119,388 SF Industrial Lease in Chicago

CHICAGO — Concept Laboratories Inc. has signed a 119,388-square-foot industrial lease at 4920 S. Central Ave. in Chicago. The designer and manufacturer of personal care and household products will relocate from 83,091 square feet at 4404 W. Ann Lurie Place when the lease commences in February 2019. The property on Central Avenue spans 461,750 square feet and includes 20 exterior docks, 12 interior docks and direct access to I-55. Mike Senner and Ned Frank of Colliers International represented …

Entre Arranges Sale of 65,000 SF Flex Office Building in McHenry, Illinois

MCHENRY, ILL. — Entre Commercial Realty LLC has arranged the sale of a 65,000-square-foot flex office building in McHenry for an undisclosed price. The property is located at 1391 Corporate Drive. Mike DeSerto and Dan Jones of Entre represented the undisclosed seller. The buyer, Papazyan Capital Group, plans to utilize a portion of the building for its own use while subdividing and leasing up other portions as small as 3,000 square

NKF Brokers Sale of 12,000 SF Industrial Facility in Ronkonkoma, New York

RONKONKOMA, N.Y. — Newmark Knight Frank has brokered the sale of 16 Colt Court, a 12,000-square-foot industrial facility in Ronkonkoma. The sales price was undisclosed. Daniel Gazzola, Chuck Tabone and Keith Kito of NKF represented the seller, Colt Properties LLC, in the transaction. The buyer was 16 Colt Realty LLC. The property was formerly occupied by Link Control Systems Inc., a manufacturer of control devices for a range of complex and large mechanical devices for

JLL Negotiates 130,816 SF Industrial Lease in Greenville, Texas

GREENVILLE, TEXAS — JLL has negotiated a 130,816-square-foot industrial lease at 1001 Ed Rutherford Drive in Greenville, a city located about 50 miles northeast of Dallas. Chris Stout and Craig Phelps of JLL represented the tenant, Pennsylvania-based Chelsea Building Products, and the undisclosed landlord in the lease negotiations. The property, which previously housed a plastic injection molding company, will be Chelsea’s second production facility in the

Liberty Property Trust Breaks Ground on 441,380 SF Industrial Facility in New Jersey

BURLINGTON, N.J. — Liberty Property Trust has broken ground on a 441,380-square-foot industrial facility in Burlington. Located at 160-180 Dulty’s Lane, the project will feature 36-foot clear heights, 54-foot by 55-foot column spacing, 88 dock doors, space for 105 trailers and 330 parking spaces. The facility, which Dishner Architects is designing, is slated for completion in the first quarter of 2019. The general contractor is Blue Rock

HFF Negotiates $8.2M Sale of Industrial Development Site Near Newark International Airport

NEWARK, N.J. — HFF has negotiated the $8.2 million sale of a 4.5-acre land parcel in Newark. The property is located at 120 Frontage Road and is adjacent to Newark Liberty International Airport. HFF represented the undisclosed seller in the transaction. The buyer plans to construct an 80,000-square-foot industrial building on the site. The site is also located near Port Newark-Elizabeth, one of the largest containerized deep-water shipping terminals on the East

Core5 Completes First Phase of 2.5 MSF Logistics Center in Metro Memphis

HORN LAKE, MISS. — Atlanta-based Core5 Industrial Partners has completed its first two inventory buildings at DeSoto 55 Logistics Center, a business park in Horn Lake, a Mississippi town within the greater Memphis market. Situated along the Interstate 55 corridor, the 175-acre business park will feature more than 2.5 million square feet of Class A space once fully developed. The first phase included Building A1, a 581,475-square-foot cross-dock facility that is expandable to more than 1 …

Ivanhoé Cambridge, CapRock Partners Break Ground on 3 MSF Logistics Complex in the Inland Empire

ONTARIO, CALIF. — Ivanhoé Cambridge and California-based CapRock Partners have broken ground on Phase I of Colony Commerce Center in Ontario. Located at the northeast corner of Carpenter and Remington avenues within the Inland Empire, Colony Commerce Center Phase I will feature 1.3 million square feet of industrial space. The first phase will be divided into two Class A industrial buildings of 589,000 and 700,000 square feet, both with 36-foot clear heights. Additionally, the phase will …

Cohen Asset Management Sells Industrial Property in Metro Phoenix for $16M

CHANDLER, ARIZ. — Los Angeles-based Cohen Asset Management has completed the sale of Iridium @ Price Road Corridor, an industrial property in Chandler. Braintree, Mass.-based Bay Capital acquired the property for $16 million. Will Strong of Cushman & Wakefield Capital Markets led the company’s team that represented the seller in the deal. Constructed in 1986 and renovated in 2017, the 69,820-square-foot property is fully air conditioned, provides heavy power and has features a …