July 22, 2015 – Atlanta Pallet Rack, a national distributor of warehouse
storage systems and material handling equipment, has made a multi-million
dollar investment in their future with the purchase of a building at 1335
Rockdale Industrial Boulevard. Chris Eckles with CBRE represented Atlanta
Pallet Rack in the transaction.
At 500,000 sq. ft. and sitting on over 40 acres of
land, this is one the largest buildings in Rockdale County. Originally built in
the 1950s and with additions and upgrades over the years, the building has a
long and vibrant history in the Conyers-Rockdale community and with its
“This acquisition speaks to the health of Atlanta’s
industrial market,” Eckles said. “As a supplier to this sector, Atlanta Pallet
Rack has now tripled their storage capacity in order to stay ahead of the rapid
increase in demand.”
Marty Jones, Executive Director of the CREDC noted
the continued renaissance of this original manufacturing/industrial corridor in
Conyers-Rockdale. This new investment will continue the re-birth of this area;
bring jobs, people, and life to the area.
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