Growth & Projects
Shepherd Color Company, a world-class, global producer of complex inorganic color pigments, began a 49,500 square-foot expansion to its corporate headquarters at 4300 Dues Drive. Shepherd Color Company is a fourth-generation, family-owned business which originated in the 1920s ceramics industry as a supplier of colors for porcelain enamels. By the early 1960s, Shepherd Color’s product line expanded to a full range of complex inorganic pigments for the premium coatings and plastics markets. Today, Shepherd Color products are used in many diverse applications where performance is critical under the most extreme conditions. Shepherd Color Company has locations in Brussels, Melbourne and Japan, and it supplies millions of pounds annually of high-quality pigments to customers around the world.
SanMar, the nation’s premier supplier of wholesale imprintable clothing and accessories, announced a 270,000 square-foot expansion to its existing West Chester facility at 8901 Global Way. A family-owned and operated business launched in 1971, SanMar believes blank apparel is just the beginning of countless inspiring stories. Screen printers, embroiderers, athletic dealers, promotional companies and more count on SanMar for top-quality apparel. Whether it is supporting its communities and customers or reducing its environmental impact, creating positive change is at the heart of everything SanMar does. Schumacher Dugan is the contractor for this project.
Storopack, an international protective packaging and technical molded parts specialist, leased a 204,288 square-foot facility at 4600 Brate Drive in West Chester Trade Center. As a family-owned, leading global supplier, tradition and innovation play a key role in everything Storopack does. For more than 60 years, Storopack’s goal has been to offer customers the perfect protective packaging solutions. Storopack works closely with its customers to develop and customize protective packaging to meet its customer’s needs. Storopack has 68 worldwide locations in 19 countries. This will be Storopack’s third West Chester location with its corporate headquarters located on Devitt Drive off of Princeton Glendale Road.
Taylor Logistics, a national third-party logistics provider, announced it will open a 415,000 square-foot, food-grade certified building at 9287 Meridian Way in World Park at Union Centre. Taylor Logistics, is one of the nation’s most progressive family-owned logistics companies currently in the 6th and 7th generation of ownership. From its founding in 1850 to today, Taylor’s passion is finding solutions for its customers through various services from food-grade warehousing both contract and public, freight brokerage, packaging, kitting, eCommerce, intermodal drayage and trucking all of which are customizable and technology-driven. This will be Taylor Logistics fourth West Chester facility including its corporate headquarters on International Boulevard.
Yuasa International, importers and distributors of CNC machine tools and accessories made by Japan’s top manufacturers, opened its 1,350 square-foot Ohio Technical Center at 5900 West Chester Road. With in-house engineering and logistics expertise, Yuasa offers system design proposals that combine CNC equipment with peripheral equipment and information systems to create advanced turn-key solutions. The goal at Yuasa is to provide a complete range of products and services meeting the needs of all manufacturers with the highest quality machines, equipment and accessories.
Tytek Industries, specializing in contract design and manufacturing services that solve problems and bring ideas to life, will open a 13,565 square-foot facility at 8904 Beckett Road. Tytek Industries provide expertise to medical and rescue, automotive, consumer products and other industries that count on them for money-savings, continuous, on-the-spot supervision and clear communications. Tytek’s services include product development design for manufacture, component and process sourcing, full production, marketing and communications, and more.
McSunley, specializing in the distribution of wholesale kitchen products to U.S. retailers, opened a 19,990 square-foot facility at 8756 Global Way off Union Centre Boulevard. McSunley focuses on direct import, private label programs building successful and profitable relationships with retailers, distributors and factories. McSunley’s core strength is cookware and houseware items manufactured through a select network of Indian factories developed and partnered with for more than 20 years.
Schneider Electric, a global leader in sustainable energy management and industrial automation, leased a 73,750 square-foot facility at 5455 West Chester Road. Schneider Electric’s expertise in energy technologies, services, energy management and automation allows companies to integrate and connect operational technologies. Schneider Electric has operations in more than 100 countries across numerous market segments, and has multiple West Chester locations.
Nova Health Therapy, natural hormone replacement therapy provider, opened a 2,590 square-foot medical office at 4866 Wunnenberg Way off Union Centre Boulevard. Nova Health Therapy custom designs therapy for each individual customer with superior patient care being its primary focus.
New Era Technology, a global managed technology solutions provider, leased a 2,196 square-foot Class A space at 9078 Union Centre Boulevard in Schumacher Dugan’s Centre Place office building. New Era Technology serves as a trusted adviser to more than 8,000 customers worldwide. Customers rely on New Era’s seamless blend of solutions that securely connect people, places, and information in a rapidly changing digital world. New Era Technology has offices in North America, the United Kingdom, Asia-Pacific and Europe.
Mayfield Brain & Spine, specializing in the compassionate care of patients with diseases and disorders of the brain and spine, began a 6,460 square-foot expansion to its existing Class A medical office space at 9075 Centre Pointe Drive in Centre Pointe Office Park. Mayfield Brain & Spine is a full-service patient care provider of the Mayfield Clinic. As a trusted independent physician group, its mission is to provide the best brain and spine care to the more than 25,000 patients its sees each year throughout Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky areas.
Great Lakes Petroleum Co., a family-owned and operated petroleum delivery organization for more than 35 years, leased a 12,583 square-foot maintenance facility at 4709 Interstate Drive in TLP Capital Center off Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747. Great Lakes Petroleum Co. provides innovative fuel product solutions, reliable delivery and outstanding customer service 365 days a year even during natural disasters.
Crescent Park, a multi-faceted supply chain provider, began a 252,000 square-foot expansion to its existing West Chester operations at 5226 E. Provident Drive. Crescent Park is a family-owned business that goes back five generations with its corporate headquarters in West Chester on Crescent Park Drive. Crescent Park also operates plants in the Midwest and the eastern United States, and provides contract packaging and parts fulfillment services while being a Premier Service Provider to the Fortune 500 clients it services.
Further Financial Group, a private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, will open a 6,925 square-foot office at 6184 Centre Loop Drive in the Union Centre district near Muhlhauser Road. The advisors at Further Financial Group develop ongoing one-to-one relationships to help clients achieve their financial goals. Further Financial offers personalized financial advice and a range of product solutions including investments, insurance, annuities and banking.
Chemlock Metals, a leading chemical manufacturer, relocated its existing West Chester corporate headquarters to a 2,415 square-foot Class A office space at 9100 West Chester Towne Centre. Chemlock Metals manufacturers copper, cobalt, chromium and more. Chemlock Metal’s management team includes executives and chemical engineers from M.I.T. and former VP’s from Fortune 1000 companies. Chemlock does business in more than 28 countries worldwide.
A&F Souvenir, a premier partner for custom gift and souvenir products, will open a 106,000 square-foot manufacturing and distribution facility at 9249 Meridian Way in World Park at Union Centre. Founded in 1962, A&F Souvenir provides high quality, custom souvenir products to gift shops, national parks, museums and more across North America and Canada. The talented artists at A&F Souvenir create products customers will love and offer flexible and creative customization options.
Ryan Homes/NVR, nationwide home builders and mortgage providers, began a 4,030 square-foot expansion to its existing office at 8622 Jacquemin Drive in Schumacher Dugan’s Union Centre OfficePlex. Since 1948, the professionals at Ryan Homes have been committed to providing unparalleled customer care, innovative designs, quality construction, affordable prices and creating desirable communities in prime locations. NVR, a parent company of Ryan Homes, offers a wide variety of mortgage programs to fit any need. Ryan Homes and NVR offices can be found throughout 33 metropolitan areas in 14 states.
Distribution International, a leading mechanical insulation distributor, will relocate its existing West Chester operations to a 43,171 square-foot facility at 4664 Brate Drive in West Chester Trade Center. Distribution International has industry-leading expertise in the insulation-related field and is committed to delivering everything from thermal and acoustical insulation supplies to maintenance, repair and operational supplies.
On-Shelf Marketing Group (OSMG), a full-service broker specializing in Walmart, Kroger, Costco, and best-in-market national representation, began a 3,693 square-foot expansion to its existing West Chester operations at 9924 Windisch Road. Each OSMG partner serves as independently-owned regional brokers. OSMG brokers cultivate personal relationships and familiarity with accounts in their region to provide customers with national coverage that drives results.
J & K Cabinetry Ohio, wholesale kitchen and bath cabinet distributors, relocated its existing West Chester business to a 57,184 square-foot facility at 8800 Global Way off Union Centre Boulevard. J & K Cabinetry Ohio specializes in stylish, high quality, semi-custom and ready-to-assemble cabinets. The professionals at J & K Cabinetry Ohio are committed to helping customers select and design unique and affordable dream kitchens.
GHD, a global professional services company that leads through engineering, construction and architectural expertise, will relocate its existing West Chester operations to a 2,288 square-foot Class A office space at 9100 Centre Pointe Drive in Centre Pointe Office Park. GHD is committed to solving the world’s biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanization. Established in 1928, GHD is wholly-owned by its employees and connected by more than 200 offices across five continents.
Agiliti Health, a leading national provider of medical technology management and service solutions to the healthcare industry, began a 15,384 square-foot expansion to its existing West Chester operations at 9884 Windisch Road. Agiliti Health offers a full range of equipment-based services including rental, on-site managed services and supplemental clinical engineering services. Agiliti Health works side-by-side with clinicians, supply chain teams and clinical engineers in more than 7,000 locations giving them a unique perspective on medical equipment.
Acuren Inspection, providers of state-of-the-art, non-destructive testing, inspection, and engineering services, will relocate its existing West Chester operations to a 71,833 square-foot facility at 4692 Brate Drive in West Chester Trade Center. Acuren Inspection provides safe and high quality mechanical and inspection solutions allowing crews access to difficult-to-reach locations. In addition, Acuren’s world-class engineers, scientists, and technologists have extensive experience in the field and in Acuren labs across U.S. and Canada.
Lifestyle Chiropractic, providing professional wellness chiropractic care, will open a 2,050 square-foot medical office at 8250 Beckett Park Drive off Smith Road. The purpose at Lifestyle Chiropractic is to educate, check and adjust as many families as possible toward optimal health through natural chiropractic care, because you are never too old or too young to be adjusted.
Improve It Home Remodeling, a family-owned home improvement company, will open a 20,250 square-foot facility at 8930 Global Way off Union Centre Boulevard. Since 1989, Improve It Home Remodeling has educated homeowners on the best way to improve the beauty, comfort and energy efficiency of their homes. The goal at Improve It Home Remodeling is to provide its customers with a worry-free experience from the in-house consultation through product selection and installation process.
Holiday Inn Cincinnati/Liberty Way, a contemporary hotel for business and leisure travelers, began renovations to the 55,000 square-foot hotel at 7500 Tylers Place Boulevard (the former Four Points by Sheraton). The Holiday Inn brand offers a comfortable atmosphere where guests can relax and enjoy amenities such as swimming pool, fitness center, restaurant and more. The Holiday Inn brand hotels hosts more than 100 million guests annually.
PowerStep, a leading brand of insoles on the market today, relocated its existing West Chester operations to a 4,000 square-foot facility at 5448 West Chester Road. By combining balance, support and cushioning, PowerStep’s podiatrist-designed insoles relieve foot pain, including Plantar Fasciitis. PowerStep’s supportive insoles and foot orthotics are a clinically proven effective way of alleviating a variety of foot conditions and associated foot pain, and also provide extra comfort and support in any shoe.
WHM Equipment, suppliers of standard and custom conveyor solutions, will relocate to a 46,323 square-foot facility at 4664 Brate Drive in West Chester Trade Center. WHM Equipment Company serves industrial manufacturers and commercial customers involved in processing, packaging, manufacturing and material handling of consumer products and durable goods. Founded in 1968, WHM Equipment Company has developed leading-edge expertise in conveyors systems used to move and manipulate products.
Urbandi,a home décor manufacturer specializing in fire place mantels, shelves and brackets, relocated its existing West Chester operations to an 18,362 square-foot facility at 9818 Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747. At Urbandi, each fireplace mantel, shelf and bracket is designed, handcrafted and made as a one-of-a-kind piece. Urbandi takes pride in its workmanship and quality, and offers a 100 percent satisfaction guarantee.
University Moving and Storage, a full-service relocation company, will relocate its existing West Chester operations to a 56,854 square-foot facility at 4664 Brate Drive in West Chester Trade Center. University Moving and Storage provides moving, storage and distribution services to homeowners, businesses and governmental clients. Since 1969, University Moving and Storage has been a trusted source for moving and storage needs throughout the region.
Wing & Burger Factory, a new spot for burgers and wings with Southern hospitality, will open a 2,010 square-foot restaurant at 9037 Union Centre Boulevard in the Union Centre Plaza near West Chester Road. The burgers at Wing & Burger Factory are handcrafted and grilled to order using only high quality fresh Angus beef. Wings are freshly made and tossed in any of their 24 signature flavors. All toppings are 100 percent locally grown and arrive fresh daily at the Wing & Burger Factory. In addition, you can find sweet potato fries, crispy okra, beer battered onion rings, cheesesteaks and more.
Cutting Edge Flooring Services, a family-owned business providing superior carpet, flooring sales and installation services, opened a 4,000 square-foot facility at 5233 Muhlhauser Road near International Boulevard. In business since 2012, Cutting Edge Flooring Services takes pride in providing excellent customer service to ensure customers get the right quality product for their flooring project at great value.
Zero Latency VR, offering free-roam virtual reality experiences, will open a 3,327 square-foot VR center at 9405 Civic Centre Boulevard in The Streets of West Chester. Zero Latency’s technology is immersive featuring reality altering graphic detail, crystal clear audio for environmental sound and team communications. Zero Latency customers put on the VR headset, strap on the backpack powered by an ultra-performance computer, pick up the controller and they are transported into the virtual world where they are free to move and explore. Zero Latency VR has 56 venues in 26 countries.
Wholesale Marine, an e-commerce store built by boaters for boaters, began a 21,400 square-foot addition to its existing warehouse and distribution facility at 147 Circle Freeway Drive. Wholesale Marine offers high-quality boating products for low prices from only the top manufacturers. Founded in 1979, its company mission is to provide boaters with quality marine products at a low price.
Texas Roadhouse, an American steakhouse famous for hand-cut steaks and fresh-baked bread, announced a 1,346 square-foot expansion to its existing location at 7309 Kingsgate Way off Tylersville Road. Texas Roadhouse is also famous for its fall-off-the-bone ribs, made-from-scratch sides, and legendary margaritas. The expansion will include additional space for carryout, storage and a cooler enlargement. In addition, the West Chester Board of Zoning Appeals has approved Texas Roadhouse’s request for a parking lot expansion on a separate lot and additional signage.
Advanced Concrete Systems, with more than 75 years of combined construction experience, began a 2,500 square-foot expansion to its existing West Chester facility at 4730 Ashley Drive. Advanced Concrete Systems specializes in gypsum underlayment, sound control, floor leveling, waterproofing and elevated concrete. The professionals at Advanced Concrete Systems focus on customer service, providing an exceptional experience from start to finish, and a quality product that will last decades.
Robertson Heating Supply Company, an industry leader in HVAC and plumbing wholesale distribution, will relocate to a 32,819 square-foot training office and showroom at 8800 Global Way. Robertson Heating Supply Company has been family-owned and operated since 1934 with 36 branches serving Ohio, Pennsylvania, Michigan, West Virginia and Northern Kentucky including six kitchen and bath retail showrooms.
CaptivatingU Med Spa, focused on patient skin and overall skin health, opened a 2,398 square-foot spa at 8179 Princeton Glendale Road in West Chester Village Retail. CaptivatingU Med Spa offers innovative, non-invasive, anti-aging, and aesthetic treatments to improve the way you look and feel.
T-Mobile, providing wireless communication products and services, opened a 2,508 square-foot store at 8220 Market Place Drive in Hutzelman Square off Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747. T-Mobile delivers advanced 4G LTE and transformative 5G network connectivity to post-paid, pre-paid and wholesale customers nationwide.
Uzima Rejuvination Station, a new medical office and spa, will open a 1,171 square-foot facility at 7743 Cox Lane near Tylersville Road. Uzima offers a variety of services including IV hydration, vaginal steams, massage therapy, foot soaks, women's health services and labs. Uzima Rejuvination Station was created to provide a calm, relaxing environment where clients can reset and focus on breathing life back into themselves.
Deka Lash, creating custom experiences through eyelash extension services, memberships and products, will open a 1,350 square-foot studio at 7616 Cox Lane in the Marketplace at University Pointe. Deka Lash was founded in 2011 on the belief that all beauty services should be attainable. Deka Lash has more than 100 locations across the U.S. and Canada, and a product line specially formulated for its lashes.
You Move Me Cincinnati, a locally-owned and operated professional moving service, opened a 1,200 square-foot facility at 9536 Cincinnati Columbus Road/SR42. The professionals at You Move Me Cincinnati pioneered a new standard for the moving industry with customer experience that is different from what is expected. You Move Me movers are friendly, careful and fully insured.
Wise Owl Wine Bar, an upscale, casual wine and tapas bar, began a 1,246 square-foot expansion at its existing West Chester location at 6206 Muhlhauser Road in the Huff Centre. The Wise Owl Wine Bar features an extensive wine list with a collection of more than 200 wines from around the world. In addition, the Wise Owl Wine Bar offers craft and domestic beers, cocktails, tapas and great entertainment in an intimate setting.
Enterprise Truck Rental/Enterprise Rent-A-Car, a worldwide leader in truck and car rentals, will open a 4,660 square-foot facility at 10034 Cincinnati Dayton Road near Gano Road. Enterprise Truck Rental offers commercial-grade trucks, vans and pickups at competitive rates. Enterprise Rent-A-Car will offer a wide variety of makes and models to choose from at its West Chester location. The new Enterprise Rental location is slated to open in the spring.
RockBOX Fitness, a state-of-the-art boxing studio featuring group fitness and full-body workouts, will open a 2,670 square-foot fitness center at 8207 Highland Pointe Drive in Highland Retail Center just west of I-75 off Cincinnati Dayton Road. RockBOX Fitness is a boxing-based studio that takes a different approach to fitness—one that ensures you will get fit, have fun in the process and feel amazing afterward.
Lifting Lgndz Athletic Academy, a youth athletic training organization, opened a 4,325 square-foot facility at 322 W. Crescentville Road. Lifting LGNDZ Athletic Academy was created to help young people build a strong mental, physical and emotional being. The Academy seeks to uplift youth in the community through its various programs, preparing them to become contributing members of society, and creating a legacy of greatness for themselves, their families and communities.
Crazzy Deals, a new overstock and discount store, opened a 6,800 square-foot retail shop at 9536 Cincinnati Columbus Road/SR 42 in Dimmick Plaza. Crazzy Deals offers a variety of items including tools, electronics, gadgets, kitchen items and more, with inventory changing daily.
Biggby Coffee, a national coffeehouse chain, announced it will open a 1,847 square-foot coffee shop at 9433 Cincinnati Columbus Road/SR 42 adjacent to Giant Liquor south of West Chester Road. Biggby Coffee features a variety of coffees, tea, bagels and muffins. The West Chester Biggby Coffee shop will offer indoor seating and drive thru options.
Perfect I, LLC, local trucking company, will construct a 14,386 square-foot expansion to its existing facility at 5000 Provident Drive off Princeton Glendale Road/SR 747. Perfect I, LLC specializes in FTL dry loads running across 48 states. Perfect I, LLC utilizes local drivers and is currently hiring.
Puff Smoke Shop, featuring the retail sales of pipes, cigars, hookahs and vaping supplies, opened a 1,008 square-foot store at 7747 Cox Lane near Tylersville Road. Puff Smoke Shop also offers tobacco, juices, vapes, and accessories.