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(Janesville, WI) - Blain Supply, Inc. announced plans to expand their Janesville corporate headquarters facility. This expansion, which includes an already completed 122,500 SF distribution component, will feature a 43,000 SF two-story office and another 18,300 SF of ancillary support space. The warehouse component increases Blain's total distribution footprint to approximately 500,000 SF. With 300 existing employees dedicated to its 63-acre corporate campus, Blain's expects to add up to 80 +/- new positions over a 10-year period. 

Blain Supply Inc. is the exclusive provider of management, merchandising and distribution services for Blain's Farm & Fleet retail stores. Anchored in Janesville since 1955, Blain's Farm & Fleet has 34 retail stores that span throughout IA, IL and WI. With six major product line offerings, a typical Farm & Fleet store carries up to 150,000 SKU's. The company recently announced their 35th retail store location.  

"As a second generation family owned business, based in Janesville, we're very excited to see our company ready to grow again! We are surrounded by a dedicated and talented group of business associates in our companies and we look forward to adding to that team in the years to come.  This expansion to our facility will provide the space to accommodate that growth over the next decade", Jane Blain Gilbertson, Co-Owner, Blain Supply Inc. and Blain's Farm and Fleet Stores.

 

According to James Otterstein, Rock County Economic Development Manager, "This corporate headquarters expansion provides another strong signal that Rock County is continually positioning itself as a competitive and long-term business investment location."

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