Freight News, Logistics

National 3PL Announces New Kansas City Operation

[ December 5, 2015   //   ]

Commonwealth, Inc., a full-service third party logistics (3PL) company specializing in providing public warehousing and contract warehousing solutions, is opening a new operation in the KC region. The facility represents an investments of $3.5 million in a 101,567-sq.-ft. facility.

“When the opportunity arose to come to Kansas City I immediately jumped on it. Kansas City has always had a strong logistics sector and I was eager to be a part of it. After touring the area I am very encouraged by the growth potential I see in Kansas City,” said Brent Collins, president and CEO of Commonwealth, Inc.

Commonwealth’s new facility will be located in the Three Trails Industrial Park at 71 Highway and 87th St. in Kansas City, Missouri. The new Kansas City location will take the company to more than 1.1 million sq. ft. of managed commercial space nationwide, with future on-site growth possible.

“The location of Kansas City in the center of the nation, with several interstate highways and multiple railroad lines, continues to attract enterprising companies in the business of moving goods efficiently.” said Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Sly James.