Speculative industrial developer breaks ground, dry spell for Memphis

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: October 18, 2018 12:02 PM CT | Published: October 17, 2018 4:51 PM CT
An industrial developer on Wednesday broke ground, ending an 11-year drought during which no speculative, top-grade distribution centers were built in Memphis.


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Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey retired in January as a business reporter at The Daily Memphian, and after 40 years in journalism. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He has lived in Midtown for 36 years.


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