Paris Brothers Expands Warehouse, Logistics Square Footage

As published in Refrigerated & Frozen Foods

Paris Brothers, a Kansas City, Mo., specialty foods company providing warehousing, logistics and distribution services, signed a new lease agreement for more than 500,000 square feet of warehouse, cooler and freezer space spanning four buildings in the underground building of Hunt MidWest SubTropolis.

The new lease accommodates growth of Paris Brothers’ largest warehousing and logistics customer by adding 21,600 square feet of dry warehouse space. In addition, the company added 20,557 square feet of freezer space, which it uses to store everything from commodity foodstuffs to specialty ingredients for local and national clientele.

Paris Brothers originally leased 111,580 square feet of space when the company moved to the SubTropolis in 2000. Since that time, the company has grown numerous times to accommodate expanded divisions in freight expediting, food manufacturing, specialty coffee warehousing, as well as artisan cheese aging and distribution.