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

 

 

 

Palm Beach County is home to 14 Distribution Centers occupying over 3.2 million square feet.

1.    Aldi -  625,000 s.f. in Royal Palm Beach
2.    American Tire Distributors - 120,000 s.f. in Royal Palm Beach
3.    Brown Distributing – 92,000 s.f. in West Palm Beach
4.    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.
5.    FedEx Distribution Center – 50,000 s.f. in Riviera Beach
6.    Florida Crystals Distribution Center - 180,000 s.f. in Western Palm Beach County 
7.    Oase Group/GeoGlobal Partners - 45,000 s.f in West Palm Beach
8.    Publix Distribution Center –  487,000 s.f. in Boynton Beach
9.    Scalisi Wholesale Fruit and Produce – 19,000 s.f. in Royal Palm Beach
10.  Sysco Southeast Florida - 314,000 s.f. in Riviera Beach
11.  Total Distribution Centers - 26,000 s.f. + 77 acres in Jupiter
12.  US Food Service - 300,000 s.f. in Boca Raton 
13.  Walgreens - 672,000 s.f. in Jupiter 
14.  Woodfield Distribution – 77,000 s.f. in Boca Raton

 

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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