The benefits of warehousing in Paducah, a Kentucky rivertown

The Benefits of Warehousing in Paducah

Meet Paducah, a buzzing river town in the heart of western Kentucky. With its location and size, the benefits of warehousing in Paducah are hard to deny.
It’s a viable storage, logistics and distribution location for national and global companies with the ability to connect products and materials with customers and end-users around the world.

Four Benefits of Warehousing in Paducah

Here are a few reasons why every supply chain, procurement and logistics professional should keep Paducah, Kentucky on their warehousing and logistics radar:

1.Rail Access

Paducah is a thoroughfare for four railway systems via the Paducah and Louisville Railway – the Canadian National (CN), the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF), CSX Transportation (CSXT) and Norfolk Southern (NS), making it a prime distribution spot for products and goods.

2. River Proximity

Paducah is located near the confluence of the Cumberland, Tennessee-Tombigbee and Ohio Rivers, just 50 miles away from the Mississippi. Paducah’s Riverport Authority provides a conduit for connection to ports along those waterways.
Halfway between the Gulf Coast and the Great Lakes, Paducah’s geographic location provides effortless distribution reach to many large US cities: Memphis, Nashville, Louisville, St. Louis and Chicago.

3. Highway Connection

Paducah is situated as an easily accessible location for drivers, located right along Interstate 24 and just 30 miles away from Interstate 69.
It also sits right in the heart of the nation, approximately 200 miles from St. Louis, Nashville, Memphis, Louisville and Lexington.

4. Home to Wagner Warehousing

We’re Wagner Warehousing, a comprehensive 3PL provider, and Paducah is our home.  We’re a storage and logistics facility with customizable warehousingtransportation and logistics capabilities.
Our warehouses accept and distribute shipments directly via an eight-car capacity rail dock and cross docking system, and our personnel are trained and ready to tackle unique and time-sensitive caretaking and shipment requests.
Grow your business by making Paducah a link on your supply chain – call Wagner Warehousing today.