GENCO Grows for Second Time in Mericle Building in Humboldt

 One of the nation’s largest third-party logistics (3PL) companies is expanding its operations in Humboldt Industrial Park.

For the second time in less than four months, GENCO has leased more than 200,000 square feet of space from Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services at 61 Green Mountain Road in Humboldt Industrial Park, East Union Township, Schuylkill County. The firm now leases the entire 408,200 square foot building. Continue reading…


Mericle Donates Land for New Food Bank Facility

Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services has donated a 6.35 acre Ready to Go Site in CenterPoint Commerce & Trade East to the Commission on Economic Opportunity (CEO) to serve as the location for the construction of a regional food bank serving Luzerne, Lackawanna, Susquehanna and Wyoming Counties.

The donation is valued at more than $1 million and includes site work necessary to make the property ready for immediate construction. Continue reading…


C3i Hosts Grand Opening Ceremony

Grand opening ceremonies were held today at C3i’s new hardware services depot at 248 Armstrong Road, CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park East, Jenkins Township.

C3i, a leading provider of technology enablement and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services for the life sciences industry, announced in October 2011 that it had leased approximately 41,000 square feet of space in the building from Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services. Continue reading…


Mattress Manufacturer Moving into Mericle’s 1104 N. Park Drive

E. S. Kluft & Company, maker and distributor of Aireloom and Kluft brand mattresses, said today it has signed a long-term lease for nearly 99,000 square feet of newly constructed state-of-the-art production space from Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services in Humboldt Industrial Park, 1104 North Park Dr. in Hazle Township, PA.

The company has already begun to recruit 50 new employees and expects to start production in mid October. Kluft expects to double the number of jobs during the initial term of its lease. Continue reading…


Logistics Firm Leases 203,821 Square Feet in Humboldt Industrial Park

GENCO ATC, North America’s second-largest and a Global top 25 third-party logistics (3PL) provider, has leased 203,821 square feet from Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services in Humboldt Industrial Park, near Hazleton.

The company will use the space to provide warehousing, distribution and supply chain services to a large consumer goods company. Continue reading…


Mericle Announces “ReadyToGo!™” Program

Robert K. Mericle, President of Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services, has announced the “ReadyToGo!™ ” Program, a major investment in new speculative buildings and fully prepared sites that are expected to facilitate the creation and retention of thousands of local jobs.

According to Mericle Vice President of Marketing Jim Cummings, the Company plans to fully prepare more than 90 ReadyToGo!™ Sites and build dozens of speculative commercial buildings on approximately 1,700 acres it owns in 10 business parks in Luzerne and Lackawanna Counties. Continue reading…