As evidence of Reno/Sparks being a growing logistics hub, the Reno airport posted large gains in air cargo. For the year ending 2016, 156.4 millions of cargo was shipped through the airport, a 13% increase over the previous year. Additionally, logistics jobs in the area have increased by 46%. When you consider you can reach 11 western states within one day by truck, it is no wonder the Reno/Sparks market is booming.
Northern Nevada is adding to its e-commerce foothold by courting high tech companies. Not far from the casinos, Reno has a new Startup Row featuring high tech companies and the Reno Collective which offers shared workspaces to foster creativity and entrepreneurialism
Northern Nevada has many advantages including its proximity to Silicon Valley, ease of transportation to the Western US, no income or inventory taxes, plenty of land and an eager workforce.
Warehouse space in Northern Nevada is a hot commodity. For the first time since 2008, available industrial space in the Reno/ Sparks market dropped below 10%. If you need space or warehousing and fulfillment services, give us a call. We can help.