Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Unis at Berkeley Charleston Tradeport

Elevating Logistics Capabilities and Fostering Economic Growth

(Summerville, SC – July 19, 2023) – NorthPoint Development hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday, July 19, to commemorate the unveiling of the highly-anticipated fulfillment center for Unis at Building 6 within Berkeley Charleston Tradeport. The state-of-the-art facility, spanning an impressive 574,789 square feet, is set to meet the growing demands of Unis and elevate its operational capabilities.

Located within the expansive Berkeley Charleston Tradeport, the master-planned industrial park sprawling across nearly 123 acres boasts an extensive area of approximately 4.4 million square feet, making it a prime destination for leading companies in search of premium industrial facilities and bringing jobs to Berkeley County.

“Unis is thrilled to open our doors in Summerville, SC, a city known for its logistics industry, culture, and talented workforce. We believe this strategic expansion will not only benefit our clients but also create a positive impact on the local economy,” said Scott Simanek, CCO of Unis. We look forward to fostering partnerships within the community and working together to achieve continued success.”

Unis, LLC, a leading logistics firm, is excited to announce the grand opening of its new fulfillment center strategically located near the port of Charleston. The facility, located at 369 N Cypress Drive, will help the company better serve its growing customer base, create new job opportunities, and contribute to the area’s roots in the logistics industry.

“SC Ports is thrilled to see Unis making such a large commitment to the Charleston market with this impressive distribution center. This site, developed by NorthPoint Development, is ideally situated near the Port of Charleston. Future tenants will benefit from quick access to SC Ports, which offers efficient operations, ample capacity, and reliable service,” said SC Ports President and CEO Barbara Melvin. Berkeley Charleston Tradeport is strategically located off I-26 with close proximity to the Port of Charleston, Charleston International Airport, and I-95.

Jessica Chen with Kander Pacific and Simons Johnson with Bridge Commercial represented Unis and NorthPoint Development. Bridge Commercial is actively leasing additional industrial space within Berkeley Charleston Tradeport.

“Today, we come together to honor Unis and recognize their significant contribution to the growth of Berkeley County,” said Caleb Moore, Regional Vice President at NorthPoint Development. “I’d like to thank Unis for their continued partnership and for expanding your operations into Summerville – further strengthening the local and regional economy.

Speakers at the ribbon cutting ceremony included Johnny Cribb, County Supervisor, Berkeley County; Scott Simanek, Chief Commercial Officer; and Caleb Moore, Regional Vice President.

About Unis
Founded in 1989, Unis is a leading asset-based logistics firm specializing in fulfillment and transportation services. Unis, LLC is the fastest-growing privately held asset-based logistics provider in North America. Unis operates 17 LTL terminals and 25 fulfillment centers covering over 20 million square feet in 18 different U.S. markets. Visit www.unisco.com. If you would like more information about this topic, please contact sales@unisco.com.

About NorthPoint Development
Established in 2012, NorthPoint Development is a privately held real estate operating company specializing in developing, leasing, and managing Class A industrial and multi-family properties. We invest alongside our partners through various fund and venture structures to develop industrial and multi-family assets. We differentiate ourselves with a data-driven approach to site acquisitions and a high level of technical expertise in engineering, architecture, and construction. Through our in-house suite of services, NorthPoint can provide end-to-end expertise, leading to expedited solutions. Today, the company is part of a network of eleven companies with a logistics focus and an emphasis on a factory-to-front-door approach. We’ve developed and managed over 169.4 million square feet of industrial space. It’s estimated that our developments have created more than 110,000 jobs and supported more than 557 industrial clients across the United States. We continue to operate with an entrepreneurial spirit guided by our Core Values, enabling us to deliver exceptional results for our team members, clients, and communities.

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