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Find, acquire and enhance distribution facilities in and around Chicago to maximize your retail supply chain.

​​​​Chicago is an ideal market for retail distribution. Not only is it a top bricks-and-mortar shopping destination, but its location at the crossroads of America's railroads and interstate highways, with access waterways and two major airports, makes it only a one-day drive to almost a third of the nation's consumers.

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