Jacksonville and the greater Northeast Florida area is growing its reputation as the prime location for major retailers to streamline their supply chains, eliminate unnecessary handling of shipments and reduce logistics costs.
Here are six ways your retail or ecommerce operation can begin to take advantage of Jacksonville’s warehousing and logistics hub:
1. Find Jacksonville property for expansion using JAXUSA’s Recruit tool
Regional economic development organization JAXUSA Partnership offers a virtual GISWebTech Recruit tool, providing businesses interested in Northeast Florida with building brochures and specs, data points on demographics, workforce availability and research.
The interactive mapping technology provides a customized ‘driving tour’ using Google Maps with image and video capability.
4. Research trends and gain insights into the local market
Several commercial real estate companies publish quarterly reports covering different aspects of Jacksonville’s industrial market. A sample of companies providing that information is linked below:
5. Review truck service times to key markets throughout the Southeast U.S.
Establishing your logistics operation in Jacksonville provides you with access to more than 7 million Florida residents within a three-hour drive, plus same-day access to millions of Americans throughout the Southeast U.S.