Logistics providers grow by 300,000-plus square feet

Companies cite booming business as reason for expansion

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ProLogis, an owner and developer of distribution facilities, today announced it has leased 308,000 square feet of industrial space to two providers of third-party logistics services at ProLogis Park 70-Etna, an industrial park currently under development outside Columbus, Ohio. Both customers are expanding their presence at the park. Texas-based SpeedFC has signed a new agreement for 158,000 square feet in the second building at the park, bringing SpeedFC's total leased area to 318,000 square feet. SpeedFC will use the space to accommodate the growth of its business, providing third-party fulfillment, call center and Web development services to consumer and business-to-business companies. California-based Menlo Worldwide Logistics has signed an agreement that will significantly expand its operations in Columbus with an additional 150,000 square feet at the industrial park. The expansion will help Menlo serve growing business volumes for warehousing and distribution operation...