Distribution and Logistics

 

With a central location for Florida’s largest population centers and convenient access to world markets, Palm Beach County is a logical choice for logistics and distribution companies.  Top companies with distribution centers in Palm Beach County include ALDI, Walgreens and FedEX. As the Western Hemisphere's commercial gateway, Florida's and Palm Beach County’s logistics and distribution industry is poised to grow further with the Panama Canal expansion in 2016 and the numerous infrastructure developments and upgrades underway around the state.



Key Transportation and Freight Facilities:

  • Strategic Intermodal Systems (SIS) Highways: I-95, Florida’s Turnpike, US-27, SR-80, SR 70
  • SIS Railroads: FEC, CSX, FDOT/TriRail, South Central Florida Express  (Coming in late 2017 All Aboard Florida/Brightline high speed rail connecting Miami, Fort Lauderdale & West Palm Beach and a planned future connection to Orlando)
  • SIS Airports: Palm Beach International Airport
  • SIS Ports: Port of Palm Beach
  • Non SIS State Highways: US-1, SR-7, SR-A1A
  • General Aviation Airports: North Palm Beach County General Aviation Airport, Belle Glade State Municipal Airport, Palm Beach County Glades Airport (Pahokee), Palm Beach County Park Airport (Lantana), Boca Raton Airport

 

 

Aldi -  647,000 s.f. in Royal Palm Beach
American Tire Distributors - 120,000 s.f. in Royal Palm Beach
Brown Distributing – 92,000 s.f. in West Palm Beach
Cheney Brothers (Main Headquarters) - Over 450,000 s.f. in Palm Beach County
(1.5 million s.f. in state and 2800 employees in state) and #6 out of 100 private Florida firms, by Florida Business Journal.
FedEx Distribution Center – 50,000 s.f. in Riviera Beach
Florida Crystals Distribution Center - 180,000 s.f. in Western Palm Beach County
Oase Group/Geo Global Partners - 45,000 s.f. in West Palm Beach
Nestle Water - 22,000 s.f. in Jupiter
Niagara Bottling - 409,000 s.f. in Unincorporated Palm Beach County
Oase Group/GeoGlobal Partners - 45,000 s.f in West Palm Beach
Publix Distribution Center –  487,000 s.f. in Boynton Beach
Scalisi Wholesale Fruit and Produce – 19,000 s.f. in Royal Palm Beach
Southeast Hay Distributors - 10,000 in Riviera Beach
Sysco Southeast Florida - 314,000 s.f. in Riviera Beach
Total Distribution Centers - 26,000 s.f. + 77 acres in Jupiter
Tropical Shipping - 110,000 s.f. in Riviera Beach

US Food Service - 300,000 s.f. in Boca Raton
Walgreens - 800,000 s.f. in Jupiter
Woodfield Distribution – 160,000 s.f. in Boca Raton

 

 FACT: Over 15 Distribution Centers occupy over 4.2 million square feet in Palm Beach County.

 

 

 

 

 

The Business Development Board is your one-stop, countywide resource for information on relocating or expanding your business to or in Palm Beach County. Our free, confidential services include help with permitting, incentive funding assistance, workforce development, research services, and site selection, as well as project management and connections to public/private resources.

Whether you are new to Palm Beach County or already established here, the Business Development Board is uniquely positioned to help your business take full advantage and leverage all the resources available to you. 

 

Where can you get more information?

Business Development Board of Palm Beach County
310 Evernia Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
561.835.1008



 

Gary Hines, Senior Vice President, Administration
ghines@bdb.org

 

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Investors

Aerojet Rocketdyne Bank of America BB&T CareerSource Centennial Bank
DePuy Synthes Power Tools, a Johnson & Johnson Company Engel & Volkers Palm Beach Equestrian Center Florida Crystals Corporation FPL
GL Homes GliddenSpina + Partners Greenberg Traurig Gunster Hardrives, Inc.
HCA Palm Beach Hospitals Hedrick Brothers Construction J.C. White JP Morgan Chase LRP Publications
MBAF Minto Communities, LLC NCCI NextGen Mgmt dba DxWeb Management, LLC Nova Southeastern University
Palm Beach Aggregates, LLC Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners Palm Beach Park of Commerce Pratt & Whitney (A United Technologies Company) Raymond James Financial Services/Boynton Financial Group, Inc.
RSM South Florida Business & Wealth Magazine South Florida Business Journal TD Bank Tortoise Properties
Wells Fargo & Company Wexford Capital