DISTRIBUTION AND LOGISTICS
The NETVRIDA regional transportation system for moving goods, along with a growing and trainable workforce, a pro-business climate and favorable operating costs makes it an ideal choice for the distribution/logistics sector.
In addition to the three interstates (I-26, I-40, I-81) that tri-sect in the region, the region is served by two major railroads; a regional airport; a U.S. Customs port of entry; and a foreign trade zone designation as well as a major cargo freight complex.
The 13-county region is within a day’s drive of 75% of the US market.
Served by CSX and Norfolk Southern Railroads
Regional airport with direct service to Atlanta and Charlotte international hubs
Up-to-date cargo freight complex
U.S. Customs Port of Entry
Foreign Trade Zone designation
Easy access to deepwater ports on the Atlantic coast:
Ports of Charleston, SC and Norfolk, VA.
TRI Aerospace Park – New Logistics Park with prime sites available at Tri-Cities Airport
DISTRIBUTION AND LOGISTICS COMPANIES – NETVRIDA REGION
|Wal-Mart||Distribution center – retail||Midway, TN
|K-VA-T Food Stores (Food City)||Distribution center – grocery||Abingdon, VA||855|
|Landair Transport||Freight transportation, logistics, distribution and warehousing||Greeneville, TN||700|
|Danny Herman Trucking Company||Freight Transportation||Mountain City, TN||650|
|American Book Company||Book Distribution||Jefferson City, TN||350|
|Home Shopping Network||Distribution center – retail||Piney Flats, TN||400|
|Wallace Hardware Company||Wholesale hardware, Industrial supplies||Morristown, TN||175|
|Reinhart FoodService||Distribution center – food||Johnson City, Tn||160|
|Pepsico||Distribution center – beverages||Johnson City, TN||155|
|Universal Companies||Spa & Wellness Equipment and Supplie||Abingdon, VA||120|
|Coca-Cola Bottling Company||Distribution center – beverages||Johnson City, TN||102|
|Blue Ridge Beverage||Beverage Distribution||Abingdon, VA||90|
|Short Mountain Trucking||Common Carrier||Mooresburg, TN||90|