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09.01.20

What is a Distribution Center | Freeport Center

The distribution center is a facility where goods are stored, handled and shipped to resellers or end users. A thoughtfully planned distribution center is critical to the success of a company’s supply chain strategy and, thus, its bottom...

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07.01.20

What is Warehousing and Distribution?

Warehousing and distribution is the storage, handling and logistical management of goods. This includes anything from consumer goods and fresh foods to raw materials used for manufacturing. Warehouses are large commercial structures where goods are stored. And “distribution”...

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04.15.20

The Five Most Common Types of Warehouses

Warehouses are large structures wherein raw materials or finished goods are stored and distributed for sale. But warehouses aren't all the same. They come in different sizes, with various features and technology, in a range of locations and...

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12.03.19

How the Freeport Center Contributes to the Utah Market

The Freeport Center contributes to Utah’s economy by providing jobs and helping to grow the state’s gross domestic product (GDP) by delivering world-class manufacturing, warehouse and distribution solutions for businesses both large and small. Utah’s economy is flourishing....

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09.09.19

Utilizing the Freeport Center and Utah’s Favorable Business Market

Nestled in the heart of the Intermountain West, the Freeport Center provides businesses world-class manufacturing, warehousing and distribution solutions. It’s home to more than 70 national and local companies. Why have these savvy businesses chosen Utah’s Freeport Center...

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06.05.19

Creating a Competitive Advantage Through Controlled Warehousing

For years, warehousing was viewed as an expense to many businesses—just a necessity in the process of meeting clients’ needs. But increasingly, companies are realizing that strategic warehousing strategies contribute positively to their bottom line. Indeed, warehousing’s contributing...

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