Lino Lakes Distribution Center

E-commerce growth drives need for warehouse space.

Distribution Alternatives, Inc., a third-party logistics firm, will be moving its Minnesota operations, 60 employees and headquarters to a 402,000-square foot building in the fall of 2017. United Properties took the long view in purchasing and developing the 30-acre site: “The demands of today’s e-commerce consumer are putting pressure on retailers and logistics providers to streamline the supply chain network,”said United Properties VP Brandon Champeau.

Property type:


Total space:

402,000 sq. ft.

Features & amenities:

32’ tall ceilings
Cross-deck layout
Outside trailer storage
Excess power capacity
Jointless floor slab
Access to I-35

United Properties role:


Project partners:

Lampert Architects
R.J. Ryan Construction Co.
Cushman & Wakefield/NorthMarq, Leasing