News Business Sports Entertainment Life Obituaries Opinion
Jobs Homes Cars Classifieds Shopping
Local Bloggers Cheap Tech Eco-Confessions Faceoff Furst Draft Heard on the Street Med City Movie Guy Pulse on Health Political Party

Recent Comments

Search PB Blogs

Loading

Categories

« City to demolish ex-halal market | Main | Coffee, snacks + waiting room = 'ahhh…' »

November 16, 2012

Mayo Clinic bulks up on warehouse space

Mayo Clinic is bulking up its warehouse space in northwest Rochester just as a "warehouse" store is opening its doors.

Everyone knows (or should, if they read the Post-Bulletin) that Costco opened its new Rochester store today. Costco prefers to label its retail locations as "warehouses" instead of stores.
ShowPhoto.aspx
This follows Mayo Clinic's recent $2.9 million purchase of an almost 200,000-square-foot warehouse at 2915 Valleyhigh Dr. N.W.

Mayo bought the warehouse facility on Oct. 15 from a Minnetonka, Minn.-based company under the straightforward name of 2915 LLC.

IBM and Maysteel have used the 46-year-old facility for storage in the past.

What does Mayo Clinic have planned for this additional warehouse space? That seems to be still in the works.

“Mayo Clinic did acquire the warehouse property and at this time we have not yet formally determined how we will occupy the property,” responded James Bruhn of Mayo Clinic's Real Estate and Property Management Services department.

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

The comments to this entry are closed.