Distribution, Logistics, & Fulfillment

Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe is the perfect hub to grow your west coast presence.

Greater Reno Sparks Tahoe Drive Times From transportation needs to international outsourcing services, businesses large and small establish themselves in Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe to take advantage of the area’s logistics industry and gain quick, affordable access to the 11 western states.

Expand your logistics, distribution and internet fulfillment operations to Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe, and start seeing an increase to your bottom line. 
In addition to business friendly taxes and regulation, expand your west coast distribution or fulfillment to Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe and enjoy the benefits of:

  • An extensive transportation network on two major highway corridors: Interstate 80 and U.S. Highway 395.
  • Strategic location among the 11 western states, within 500 miles of 18% of the U.S. population.  Ship to 56 million people in one day and 63 million (21% of the U.S.) in two days.
  • Over 65 trucking firms provide overnight delivery to more than 80% of the 11 contiguous western states, with second day delivery to the balance.
  • Air Cargo options through the Reno-Tahoe International Airport provides service from UPS, FedEx and DHL daily, including Saturday with landing fees 40% lower than other coastal airports.
  • Two of the nation’s largest railroads, Union Pacific and Burlington Northern Santa Fe, serve Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe providing thousands of route miles and international gateway access in Mexico and Canada.
  • Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe's Foreign-Trade Zone (No. 126) with Alternative Site Framework is one of the largest in the nation.
  • A highly skilled workforce resides in Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe. Reno was recently named a “high knowledge region” in construction and transportation in a May 2012 study, Knowledge Cities, published by Urban Cities.

Top Employers with Distribution or Fulfillment Centers in Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe





Stan Thomas
Executive Vice President - Marketing & Competitive Expansion
(775) 829.3731 or sthomas@edawn.org

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