Industrial W Minnesota
Opus closes construction of major industrial building near Minneapolis

Opus closes construction of major industrial building near Minneapolis

The Opus Group recently completed work on the North Star Sheets building at Southeast Industrial Park in collaboration with Hillcrest Development, LLLP in Cottage Grove, Minnesota, in the Minneapolis market. The 161,000-square-foot rail-served building sits on 16 acres and will be occupied entirely by North Star Sheets, a producer of corrugated paper products for manufacturing needs.

Industrial N Illinois
Forecasting the 2019 industrial sector

Forecasting the 2019 industrial sector

Meteorologists have a thankless job, predicting the weather a few days out and then suffering vitriol when uncalled-for rain spoils what should have been a sunny day. Prognosticating something just as complex, the real estate market and greater economy, is just as tough, let alone looking a year or more ahead.

Industrial Midwest
The real Black Friday winner? The industrial sector

The real Black Friday winner? The industrial sector

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are on their way. For retailers these are two of the biggest days of the year, days that can mean the difference betweeen a booming holiday season or a lackluster one. And increasingly, retailers across the Midwest are relying on modern distribution centers to meet consumer demand and ensure busy Black Fridays and Cyber Mondays.