Omaha, Nebraska – The Gateway to the West
Located in the middle of the Nebraska prairie, Omaha is a bustling city full of industry and innovation. The “Gateway to the West” is home to several Fortune 500 companies such as Berkshire Hathaway, Union Pacific Corporation and Kiewit Corporation. In addition, Omaha is an excellent location for start-ups with a number of business incubators and accelerators.
What are common warehouses?
Warehouse Nebraska early success as a transportation hub drew several economic sectors to its downtown area including warehousing and the meatpacking industry. As the city grew, its location along the Missouri River made it an important shipping center. Steamboats drew goods to the city from all over the Midwest and even from as far east as St. Louis and Kansas City, Missouri.
With a population over 478,000 people, the Omaha metropolitan area is a thriving economy with a high quality of life. A strong job market, low cost of living, family friendly amenities and unique cultural experiences all contribute to the city’s positive reputation.
Omaha’s major shopping centers include the popular Westroads Mall, Crossroads Mall, Oak View Mall and Nebraska Furniture Mart. Other large scale outdoor malls include Village Pointe in west Omaha and Shadow Lake Towne Center in the suburb of Papillion. Many small scale retail stores are also scattered throughout the city, including Mrs. B’s Clearance and Factory Outlet, which features a large selection of do-it-yourself flooring and furniture. Shoppers can also get their cellular provider set up from AT&T and Cox Cable at the Nebraska Furniture Mart.
Gratton Warehouse Company
11005 E Cir, Omaha, NE 68137, United States