Growth & Projects
E Technologies Group, one of the largest engineering firms in the United States, announced it will relocate its existing West Chester corporate headquarters to a 14,000 square-foot facility at 8614 Jacquemin Drive off Union Centre Boulevard. E Technologies Group provides automation, control and information solutions to the Life Sciences, Mission Critical, Metals, Parcel, Consumer Products, and Food & Beverage industries. The new facility, with 52 workstations, 20 private offices, two conference rooms, a training room, café, and wellness room, will be more conducive to offering its local associates a flexible workforce structure while also being a gathering space for out-of-town associates and clients. E Technologies Group has 14 locations and more than 300 associates working throughout the United States.
Amazon, engaging in the retail sale of consumer products and subscriptions in North America and internationally, announced it will open a new 142,776 square-foot distribution facility at 9309 Cincinnati Dayton Road. The new commercial building will be constructed on a 42-acre property near Allen Road. Amazon’s West Chester distribution facility will focus on last-mile delivery to customers. Amazon delivery providers enable fast, every day shipping.
Honeywell Intelligrated, a leading North American-based, single-source provider of automated material handling solutions and intelligent software announced a 45,000 square-foot expansion to its existing West Chester facility at 4436 Muhlhauser Road. Honeywell Intelligrated designs, manufactures, integrates and installs complete material handling automation solutions that drive fulfillment productivity for retailers, manufacturers and logistics providers around the world including conveyor systems, sortation systems, palletizers, robotics and order picking technologies.
Frito-Lay, the $18 billion convenient foods business unit of PepsiCo, announced a 35,638 square-foot expansion to its existing West Chester distribution center at 7781 Service Center Drive off Cox Road. This expansion will more than double the size of Frito-Lay’s facility since opening at this location in West Chester 25 years ago. Frito-Lay makes some of the most popular, high-quality snacks available in the marketplace today including Lay’s, Ruffles, Doritos, Cheetos, Tostitos, SunChips and Fritos corn chips.
IVX Health, providing biologic injections and infusions, opened a 2,353 square-foot medical office at 9318 Union Centre Boulevard in the U.S. Bank building. IVX Health infusion centers provide infusion therapy and injections for a wide range of conditions including Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, multiple sclerosis, lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, severe asthma, immunotherapy and more. IVX Health’s Union Centre infusion center is conveniently located and offers flexible scheduling including evening and weekend appointments. At IVX Health, patients can relax in their own private suites that are equipped with Wi-Fi, a flat screen TV and comfortable recliners with room for guests.
Clark Schaefer Hackett, a results-driven advisory and accounting firm, opened an 8,400 square-foot facility at 5474 Spellmire Drive. Situated between Dayton and Cincinnati, Clark Schaefer Hackett’s West Chester office is home to many of its technology and operations experts. Clark Schaefer Hackett team members are innovators and problem solvers, optimizing business results in the areas of financial, technology and workforce development.
Vasantha North America, a design and manufacturer of custom molds, opened a 15,675 square-foot technical center at 9810 Windisch Road. Vasantha North America provides innovative solutions in silicone and plastic micro-injection molding for various medical applications. Headquartered in India and a significant presence globally, Vasantha’s proven expertise in technology and innovation has enabled it to successfully decipher the changing requirements of the industry and turn out technologically superior products since 1989.
Clarity Retail Services, a design development agency specializing in signage, displays, fixtures, and branded elements, relocated its North American headquarters to a 77,557 square-foot facility at 5115 Excello Court. Clarity Retail Services support world-class companies in the retail, hospitality and restaurant marketplaces. Clarity Retail Services was formed to create items that navigate, educate, and motivate shoppers in retail stores. Clarity Retail delivers solutions that drive business and generate sales for its customers by executing all of the steps in the process from idea to in-store.
Stanley Convergent Security Solutions, specializing in a comprehensive line of products, services and technologies, relocated its existing West Chester field operations branch office to a 4,260 square-foot facility at 4862 Business Center Way in Tri County Business Center. Stanley Convergent Security Solutions is the security provider of choice for schools, hospitals, governments, retailers, financial service institutions, airports and many others.
Queen City Harley Davidson, an authorized Harley Davidson dealership specializing in sales, service, parts, and accessories, announced plans it will expand and relocate to a 46,975 square-foot new commercial building it will construct on nearly 11 acres off Princeton Glendale Road just south of Union Centre Boulevard. Queen City Harley Davidson announced the $6.1 million project after receiving a tax incentive from West Chester and Butler County. Queen City Harley Davidson brings to West Chester 49 jobs.
Phoenix Door Systems, specializing in the manufacturing and assembly of commercial interior doors, relocated and expanded its corporate headquarters to a 43,480 square-foot facility at 7390 Union Centre Boulevard. Phoenix Door Systems manufactures a full line of traffic, impact, FRP doors and frames from lightweight to heavy duty meeting the needs and specifications of virtually every environment. With more than 150 years of combined industry experience, the team at Phoenix Door Systems is building a better company—a company that is easy to do business with and focused on the customer.
SentriLock, the leading electronic lockbox manufacturer and service provider supporting the real estate industry, announced a 61,506 square-foot expansion of its existing West Chester corporate headquarters at 7701 Service Center Drive off Cox Road. SentriLock is owned by the National Association of Realtors, America’s largest trade association representing more than 1.2 million members involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries. SentriLock’s technologically advanced products provide an unparalleled level of stability, durability and versatility delivering secure and easy mobile lockbox access with a host of tools and benefits.
FlexPAC, a creative packaging and facilities solutions provider, announced a 40,712 square-foot facility at 8556 Trade Center Drive in West Chester Trade Center. FlexPAC takes the customer-first approach in creating turnkey solutions in the areas of package design, facility solutions & products, training, and safety equipment. FlexPAC streamlines the procurement process, optimizes its customers supply chain costs and more.
Medical Mutual of Ohio, the oldest and one of the largest health insurance companies based in Ohio, leased a 4,230 square-foot Class A office at 9050 Centre Pointe Drive in Centre Pointe Office Park. Medical Mutual of Ohio provides peace of mind to more than 1.6 million Ohioans through its high-quality health, life, disability, dental, vision, indemnity and wellness plans. Medical Mutual of Ohio offers fully-insured and self-funded group coverage.
American WeatherTECHS, a premier home improvement company serving residents in the Cincinnati and Columbus areas since 1995, relocated its existing West Chester operations to a 8,039 square-foot facility at 8894 Beckett Road. American WeatherTECHS are full-service remodelers specializing in vinyl windows, siding, roofs, doors and gutters. The certified installers at American WeatherTECHS provide high quality workmanship and execute projects with precision and professionalism.
Evoqua Water Technologies, a leading provider of water and wastewater treatment solutions, opened a 17,665 square-foot facility at 7700 Service Center Drive off Cox Road. Evoqua Water Technologies offers a broad portfolio of products, services and expertise to support medical, industrial, municipal and recreational customers. Evoqua provides solutions for customers with critical water needs for energy generation, food and beverage safety and production, healthcare, manufacturing and more.
InnoMark Communications, delivering visual marketing solutions that attract attention, engage shoppers and convert sales, announced a 297,502 square-foot facility at 8531 Trade Center Drive in the West Chester Trade Center. The mission at InnoMark Communications is to create retail experiences that connect brands and consumers through effective visual communication. In-house design, engineering, printing, manufacturing, and fulfillment guarantee excellence from concept to completion.
Donald Martens & Sons Ambulance Service, providing first-class transport and ambulance services all over the state of Ohio, will open a 8,760 square-foot facility at 9466 Meridian Way in World Park at Union Centre. Founded in 1964, Donald Martens and Sons Ambulance Service is one of the oldest family-owned ambulance services in the state. The company is committed to providing professional patient care, quality customer service, keeping up-to-date on all training and education, having the latest equipment and technologies, and giving back to local communities.
KEM Services, providing electrical and mechanical solutions, announced a 7,400 square-foot expansion to its existing West Chester facility at 461 Commercial Drive. Founded in 1998, KEM Services has quickly grown to become a leader in the field of industrial electrical and mechanical services. KEM proudly services some of the best known companies in Southwest Ohio and surrounding areas which count on them daily to keep their businesses running smoothly.
Affinity Care of Ohio, providing support for patients and families with terminal illnesses, opened a 1,775 square-foot office at 7681 Tylers Place Boulevard off Tylersville Road. The skilled hospice team at Affinity Care of Ohio is dedicated to helping its patients and their families by providing physical, emotional and spiritual comfort while maintaining their dignity and quality of life.
First Title Agency, providing title insurance, escrow, account servicing, trustee sales and more, opened a 4,908 square-foot Class A office at 9100 Centre Pointe Drive in Centre Pointe Office Park. Founded in 1988, First Title Agency’s knowledgeable and friendly staff serves realtors, lenders, mortgage brokers, builders, developers, home sellers and buyers, with competitive prices and outstanding customer service.
Leaf Home Water Solutions, North America’s leading tech-enabled, direct-to-consumer provider of branded home water solutions, opened a 5,000 square-foot office at 4890 Duff Drive, Suite B off Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747. Leaf Home Water Solutions’ mission is to provide its customers with clean, safer water through its custom, whole-home solutions at affordable prices.
Dunkin’ Donuts/Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen, a joint food service model by Gilligan Oil Co., announced it will construct a new 3,207 square-foot Popeye’s and 2,310 square-foot Dunkin’ on the former Perkins property at 7412 Tylersville Road at the northeast corner of I-75. Guests at the new Dunkin’ will find high-quality, great tasting Dunkin’ products that can be enjoyed all day including freshly brewed hot and iced coffees, iced tea, lattes and Dunkin’s signature donuts. The new Popeye’s restaurant will serve the distinct, Cajun-inspired, southern-style food that has made Popeye’s famous including its spicy chicken, seafood, sandwiches and signature sides. The two restaurants will be constructed on one parcel and be connected by a canopy. Dunkin' Popeye's
Pridestaff, a local and national staffing agency providing temporary staffing and recruiting for multiple industries, opened a 3,225 square-foot office at 8738 Union Centre Boulevard in the Lakota West Professional Building. Pridestaff offers professional services for small and large clients in light industrial, clerical and administrative markets. Pridestaff offices are managed by experts who are familiar with job opportunities and available talent in the region.
Village Pediatric Dentistry, a full-service pediatric dental practice focused on keeping children’s smiles healthy and beautiful from infancy through young adulthood, opened a 2,585 square-foot dental office at 8179 Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747 in West Chester Village Retail Center. The mission at Village Pediatric Dentistry is to cultivate a safe, child friendly environment that promotes excellent oral health by providing education, oral health care, and partnering with families to meet the needs of individual patients.
Golf Exchange, a full-service golf store specializing in new and used clubs, club fittings, trade-ins, accessories and apparel, began a 3,220 square-foot expansion to its existing West Chester shop at 7608 Cox Lane in the Marketplace at University Pointe. The Golf Exchange features a large selection of the game’s most popular equipment manufacturers. The professionals at The Golf Exchange focus on using the latest in technology, equipment and education to ensure accurate recommendations. This expansion will nearly double the size of Golf Exchange’s West Chester location.
Pharmcare USA of Ohio, providers of ancillary services to long-term care customers, leased a 7,843 square-foot facility at 5207 Muhlhauser Road in The Pointe at Union Centre near International Boulevard. Founded in 1999, Pharmcare USA of Ohio developed partnerships with other healthcare professionals to provide the communities it serves with a variety of healthcare resources. Pharmcare USA of Ohio currently operates 16 pharmacies that specialize in servicing the long-term care industry.
Membrane Specialist, suppliers of membrane equipment and process-development services to clients in the industrial, biofuels/bio products, food and beverage, nutraceuticals and water treatment markets, will relocate to a 13,472 square-foot facility at 9354 Sutton Place. Membrane Specialists develop customized process solutions using microfiltration, ultrafiltration, nanofiltration and reverse osmosis and all available membrane geometries.
Edward Jones, providing financial and investment services to individual investors throughout the U.S. and Canada, will expand and relocate its existing West Chester branch office to a 1,160 square-foot facility at 4934 Wunnenberg Way. Edward Jones primary areas of focus include estate and legacy, retirement income, college savings, charitable giving, entrepreneurs and business owners.
West Chester Family Dentistry, offering friendly, state-of-the-art comprehensive dental care in a welcoming environment, began a 3,005 square-foot expansion in its existing building at 9000 Cincinnati Dayton Road doubling its space. The professionals at West Chester Family Dentistry use cutting edge technology and are dedicated to excellence in general, family and cosmetic dentistry such as same day crowns and veneers, teeth whitening, laser dentistry and many other dental procedures.
TEBO Loans, providing consumer loans to customers residing in Ohio, opened a 1,374 square-foot office at 8234 Princeton Glendale Road in Beckett Commons. TEBO Loans has been offering consumer loans for more than a decade to customers with less than perfect, bad or no credit history.
United Automotive Enhancements (UAE), automotive customizing specialists, relocated and expanded to a 12,000 square-foot facility at 9325 Sutton Place off Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747. United Automotive Enhancements is the leading automotive restyling and installation facility in the Cincinnati and Dayton areas. UAE takes pride in providing high quality installations and excellent customer service to its customers in the Tri-state area.
Vietnamese Noodles & Sandwiches, a new Vietnamese bakery and restaurant, will open a 3,830 square-foot diner at 8976 Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747 at Port Union Road in the former United Dairy Farmers building. Vietnamese Noodles & Sandwiches is proud to offer delicious traditional pho Vietnamese specialties, along with many other Vietnamese dishes with a modern twist.
Lori’s Roadhouse, a new live country music bar and restaurant, announced it will open a 24,200 square-foot entertainment venue at 4924 Union Centre Pavilion Drive in the Union Centre Pavilion off Union Centre Boulevard at Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747. Lori’s Roadhouse is scheduled to open this fall and will feature live country music acts and more. Union Centre Pavilion offers a more than 140,000 square-foot, multi-tenant retail center with a variety of local tenants.
Clean Eatz, a healthy lifestyle restaurant featuring an entirely healthy menu, will open a 2,693 square-foot location at 7692 Voice of America Centre Drive in the VOA Shopping Center. Clean Eatz features meal plans, family meals, kidz meals, catering, smoothies, gift cards, spices, snacks, supplements and more. Clean Eatz provides its customers guidance for living a healthier life by making healthier fitness, nutrition and lifestyle choices. The Clean Eatz location will offer dine in and carry out options.
Granite Empire of Cincinnati, specializing in the fabrication and installation of kitchen and bathroom countertops, opened a 15,588 square-foot facility at 9474 Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747. For more than 12 years, Granite Empire of Cincinnati has produced elegant granite, marble and quartz countertops for all types of projects. The design professionals at Granite Empire of Cincinnati guide customers through the process of creating custom exquisite natural stone masterpieces.
The Exercise Coach, delivering safe, effective and time-efficient, science-backed personal training, opened a 1,465 square-foot studio at 8104 Beckett Center Drive. The Exercise Coach helps clients get the results that matter to them most with just two customized 20-minute, right-intensity training sessions per week in a small, clean, professional setting.
Kona Ice, featuring unique mobile vehicles offering gourmet shaved ice, completed a 4,950 square-foot expansion to its existing West Chester vehicle storage, prep and supply facility at 8649 Cincinnati Columbus Road/SR 42 in West Chester Office Park. Serving tropical shaved ice from fun entertainment vehicles, Kona Ice brings the party to you. Kona Ice is available for all types of fundraisers, sporting and corporate events, daycares and more. Since 2010, Kona Ice has given back more than $650,000 to non-profit schools and other organizations from their fundraising activities—checks are given by Kona Ice the same day as the event.
Best Way Logistics, a national freight shipping brokerage firm, purchased a 9,250 square-foot facility at 4710 Ashley Drive off Sutton Place. Best Way Logistics provides reliable transportation with easy access to more than 1,500 trucks and trailers to coordinate its customers shipping needs. The priority at Best Way Logistics is to get the freight to its destination on time and within budget.
People First Staffing, providing short- and long-term staffing solutions, opened a 1,833 square foot facility at 6070 West Chester Road in West Chester Centre. People First Staffing works with employers and employees to fill administrative, industrial and manufacturing positions of all types throughout the community. People First Staffing’s goal is to find the right candidate for every client.
Cloud 9 Cabinetry, providing professional design services from professional kitchen designers who guide you from idea to installation, announced it will open a 1,008 square-foot Cincinnati showroom at 6212 Muhlhauser Road in the Huff Centre building near Centre Pointe Drive. Cloud 9 Cabinetry offers an elevated approach to the typical cabinet buying experience. Cloud 9 Cabinetry provides the best look and layout to fit any budget while still offering quality cabinetry that fits any lifestyle.
Athletico Physical Therapy, a leading provider of orthopedic rehabilitation services, opened a 1,909 square-foot facility at 7903 Crossings of Beckett off Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747. Athletic Physical Therapy offers physical therapy, occupational therapy, sports medicine, work rehabilitation and more. This will be Athletico Physical Therapy’s second West Chester Township location.
McCormick Trucking, a family-owned and operated full-service trucking company, will construct a new 2,460 square-foot building at its existing facility at 2792 East Crescentville. McCormick Trucking was established in 1977 as a sole proprietorship with two trucks. Today, the company is still family-owned with a fleet of hundreds of trucks dedicated as mail carriers. McCormick Trucking also utilizes its facility for truck parking and maintenance of mail trucks and trailers.
Ultimate Home Services, independent contractors providing quality installation services, opened a 29,470 square-foot facility at 9372 Sutton Place. Ultimate Home Services is exclusively under contract with Lowe’s in 10 states, serving more than 170 stores to provide measurement services, installations and post installation support.
Woodlands Elite Cincinnati, specializing in All-Star cheerleading and recreational tumbling classes, opened a 31,400 square-foot facility at 9230 Port Union Road off Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747. The mission at Woodlands Elite Cincinnati is to ignite, strengthen and inspire its athletes to overcome, achieve and succeed in cheer and life. Woodlands Elite Cincinnati consistently wins championships at every level and will accomplish its goal of developing young people who make a significant difference in the community.
Circle Storage, offering a variety of storage options and moving supplies, will construct a new 82,119 square-foot building at its existing location at 7679 Monarch Court near Tylersville Road. Circle Storage offers climate-controlled space with a multitude of unit sizes, as well as outdoor parking, office space, and a variety of moving and storage supplies to serve its customers.
Humblebee Childcare, providing structured educational opportunities in a state-of-the-art learning center, began a 1,988 square-foot expansion to its existing West Chester educational facility at 72 East Crescentville Road. Humblebee Childcare’s star-rated program provides day care services including preschool, homework assistance, tutoring for all ages, and summer programs. Humblebee Childcare’s daily lesson plans are carefully developed to teach children cognitive and social skills, physical development, literacy and more.
Fantastic Brows, specializing in semi-permanent eyebrow styling, opened a 1,200 square-foot salon at 9536 Cincinnati Columbus Road/SR 42. Fantastic Brows provides an organically developed Ombre' powder shading brows service. Ombré brows, also known as Powdered Brows, are a semi-permanent eyebrow styling technique that creates a soft shaded brow pencil look.
The Jewelry Art Studio, handcrafted jewelry designers, opened an 873 square-foot studio at 9621 Cincinnati Columbus Road/SR 42 at Dimmick. The Jewelry Art Studio specializes in custom orders, engraving, repairs and more.
Elon Salon, offering exceptional hair services in a beautiful and relaxing atmosphere, opened a 1,248 square-foot salon at 8779 Cincinnati Dayton Road in Olde West Chester. Elon Salon’s highly trained stylists are well-versed in the most up-to-date haircut designs as well as experienced in all areas of hair color techniques.
Chao Phraya Thai Cuisine, specializing in homemade Asian cuisine, opened a 2,400 square-foot restaurant at 9536 Cincinnati Columbus Road/SR 42. Chao Phraya Thai Cuisine offers appetizers, noodles, soups and more.
Paris Bahn Mi, a new-to-Ohio Vietnamese eatery specializing in sandwiches made with French baguette bread, announced it will open a 2,590 square-foot restaurant at 7659 Tylersville Road just east of I-75. The menu at Paris Bahn Mi includes eight different Banh Mi sandwiches, as well as four croissant sandwiches and four bun sandwiches.
Sohan and Sons Waterproofing, specializing in basement waterproofing services, opened a nearly 1,000 square-foot facility at 8700 Cincinnati Dayton Road. With more than 30 years’ experience serving the Cincinnati, Dayton and Northern Kentucky areas, Sohan and Sons Waterproofing also installs sump pumps, repairs foundations, prepares basements for remodeling and fixes basement leaks.
Flavortown Kitchen, celebrity chef Guy Fieri’s new virtual kitchen concept, opened a ghost kitchen in the existing Bravo Italian Kitchen restaurant at 9436 Waterfront Drive in the Streets of West Chester. Flavortown Kitchens are rapidly popping up across the U.S. and are operating as delivery-only ghost kitchens instead of stand-alone establishments. Flavortown Kitchens feature real-deal flavors from a special menu created by the famous Food Network chef.
T. Bowman Furniture Traders, a full-service, family-owned furniture store, opened a 4,800 square-foot shop at 8140 Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747 in Beckett Commons. T. Bowman Furniture Traders buys furniture from overstock, returns, close outs, scratch and dents, and auctions. Well-built, current styles, and great buys in furniture are passed along to customers.
Signature Roastery, offering a variety of high quality coffee beans, will open a 1,854 square-foot shop at 7967 Cincinnati Dayton Road in Lakota Plaza.Signature Roastery specializes in chocolate beans, spices, nuts and more.
Bicycle House, a full-service bicycle shop, opened a 7,500 square-foot store at 6844 Tylersville Road near Cincinnati Dayton Road. The Bicycle House offers bicycle tune-ups and biking accessories including helmets, gloves, shirts and other gear. Bike selections range from beginners to mountain bikes to professional levels. The Bicycle House’s mission is to spread the passion of biking one customer at a time.
AMES Taping Tools, specializing in drywall finishing tools and services, opened a 3,664 square-foot shop at 10154 Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747 in the Tri County Business Center. In business since 1939, AMES Taping Tools is the nation’s leading provider of automatic taping and finishing tools, supplies and training to the professional drywall finishing industry. AMES Taping Tools has an expansive network of stores and franchised tool rental locations throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Boost Mobile, a nationwide wireless carrier, will open a 1,175 square-foot store at 8117 Cincinnati Dayton Road west of Interstate 75. Boost Mobile provides wireless connectivity to U.S. consumers through access to the carrier's expanded data network and competitive consumer plans with no annual service contracts. All Boost Mobile plans include unlimited data, talk and text, and the latest phones from top brands at affordable prices.
Global Food Mart, a new South Asian grocery store, opened a 1,980 square-foot grocery store at 7967 Cincinnati Dayton Road in Lakota Plaza. Global Food Mart features Indian and Nepali foods and additional non-food items.
Get Spiffy, offering eco-friendly, on-demand mobile car care services, opened a 2,400 square-foot facility at 10016 International Boulevard. Get Spiffy delivers a wide array of zero contact services that leave vehicles spotless and sanitized including washes, detailing, oil changes and more.
Verizon Wireless, one of the world’s leading providers of technology, communications, information and entertainment products and services, began a 17,115 square-foot expansion to its existing facility at 5400 Duff Drive off Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747. With locations around the world, Verizon Wireless offers voice, data, and video services and solutions on its award winning networks and platforms, delivering on customers’ demand for mobility, reliable network connectivity, security and control.
Crown Smoke and Vape, specializing in the retail sales of tobacco and tobacco related products, opened a 2,000 square-foot shop at 8212 Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747 in Beckett Commons. Crown Smoke and Vape also sells tobacco accessories and peripherals, e-cigarette devices, liquids, coils and associated components.