77 Reasons to Celebrate: Mericle Tenants & Employees join forces to support USMC Toys for Tots

More than 77 locations participated in this year’s Mericle + Marine Corps Toys for Tots Challenge organized by Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services to support the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve’s annual Toys for Tots campaign.

For 20 years, Mericle has donated warehouse space to the Toys for Tots campaign. In 2013, Mericle heard the Marine Corps when it said it needed more toys to meet the growing demand for holiday gifts for disadvantaged families throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania. Mericle invited its tenants to help by collecting toys and other gifts at their places of business. Continue reading…


Dodgeball Tournament at Sky Zone Aids Toys for Tots Effort

More than 100 people were on hand at Sky Zone Pittston in CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park West to face off on the court for glow-in-the-dark dodgeball. The “Semper Fly” event was organized by Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services to support the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve’s annual Toys for Tots campaign.

The event included participation by 15 teams, comprised of members of the Marine Corps and employees of Mericle and its tenants. Continue reading…


Apollo Flow Controls to Consolidate Distribution Operations in CenterPoint East

Apollo Flow Controls will consolidate Northeast U.S. distribution operations for three of its affiliates into a building recently constructed by Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services in CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park East, Jenkins Township.

Part of Aalberts Industries of Langbroek, Netherlands, Apollo Flow Controls produces and sells the most complete line of flow control products in the commercial and industrial markets today.  The company has operations across the U.S. with manufacturing in North Carolina, South Carolina, Indiana, and Tennessee. Continue reading…


Steel Rising on 520,000 Square Foot Mericle Industrial Building

Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services has begun constructing a 520,000 square foot industrial building on speculation in CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park East in Pittston Township, Pennsylvania.

Steel erection is underway on the 104 acre site at 460 Research Drive in the Phase IIB section of the park. The 520’ x 1000’ building can be expanded to 780,000 square feet and will be ready for tenants by mid-2017. Continue reading…


Lesjöfors to Open U.S. Manufacturing Headquarters in CenterPoint East

Lesjöfors Springs America, Inc., an industry leader in the design and manufacture of custom-engineered flat mechanical power springs and spring assemblies, will open its U.S. manufacturing headquarters in CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park East, Jenkins Township.

The company has leased 61,656 square feet of space in the industrial building at 250 Research Drive recently constructed on speculation by Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services. Continue reading…


Illinois Packaging Company to Open Major Distribution Center in Humboldt Industrial Park

The Packaging Wholesalers, one of the nation’s largest suppliers of packaging materials to the supply chain industry, has announced plans to open a distribution center in 293,493 square feet of industrial space at 63 Green Mountain Road in Humboldt Industrial Park, East Union Township, near Hazleton. Continue reading…


Mericle to Construct Spec Building in CenterPoint East

The most visible site in CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park East in Jenkins Township will soon become home to a 232,500 square foot speculative industrial building.

Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services has begun construction on the facility at 500-548 Keystone Avenue in Jenkins Township. Drivers on Interstates 81 and 476 will see steel rising in October. Continue reading…


Motion Industries to Open Facility in CenterPoint

Motion Industries, a leading distributor of industrial maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) replacement parts, has leased approximately 6,000 square feet of flex space in CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park East, Jenkins Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania.

The company has opened its new branch in a Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services flex building at 163 CenterPoint Boulevard from Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services. Continue reading…


Sky Zone Getting Ready to Open at New Location!

Work is on schedule to open Sky Zone’s new Trampoline Park at 195 Enterprise Way in CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park West in Pittston Township by October 1st.

Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services is wrapping up construction on the building and the Sky Zone team has been busy installing trampolines and equipment for open jump, the SkySlam court, SkyFitness classes, Ultimate Dodgeball the Foam Zone and more. The Sky Zone facility in CenterPoint East recently closed to accommodate the move. Continue reading…