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Phoenix Investors Buys Former Whirlpool Plant in Fort Smith

As reported in Arkansas Business: The Fort Smith Regional Chamber of Commerce said Tuesday that Phoenix Investors LLC of Milwaukee had purchased the 1.5 million-SF former Whirlpool manufacturing facility on Jenny Lind Road in Fort Smith. The building has been for sale since the appliance manufacturer closed the plant in 2012. Another building in the complex previously sold. A purchase price was not disclosed. Phoenix Investors purchases single tenant manufacturing sites throughout the country, revitalizes them and markets them to potential occupants. Its portfolio includes ... Read More

2019-10-31T08:55:52+00:00February 21st, 2017|Projects|

Phoenix Investors buys massive Whirlpool building in Fort Smith

As reported in Times Record: A Milwaukee investment firm has purchased the former Whirlpool manufacturing facility on Jenny Lind Road in Fort Smith. Phoenix Investors in Milwaukee has finalized the purchase of the 1.5 million-square-foot building at 6400 Jenny Lind Road, according to an announcement by the Fort Smith Regional Chamber of Commerce. Other Whirlpool distribution buildings were previously purchased by Spartan Logistics and FFO Home. Phoenix’s plans for the facility include “collaborating with other logistics and distribution enterprises to offer a centrally located hub ... Read More

2019-10-31T08:56:01+00:00February 21st, 2017|Projects|

Company buys Fort Smith’s Whirlpool building, talks new jobs

As reported on 40/29 News: FORT SMITH, Ark. — The company Phoenix Investors has purchased the Whirlpool property in Fort Smith. We will bring quality companies and jobs back into the former Whirlpool complex, Frank Crivello, Phoenix Investors Executive Vice President, said in a statement. “We already have a list of prospects.” The Whirlpool plant employed 4,600 people before it closed. A release sent by Whirlpool says Phoenix Investors will completely renovate the complex to make it suitable for use by “warehousing, industrial or manufacturing ... Read More

2019-10-31T08:56:19+00:00February 20th, 2017|Projects|