AllPoints at Anson, a joint venture between Browning Investments and Duke Realty Corporation, is a 616-acre development that will eventually be home to 7.4 million square feet of industrial space. It's located on the north campus of Duke's 1,700 acre mixed use, planned community in southern Boone County.
"The growth and development of Medco will mirror the growth and development of Anson, where employees can work, live, shop, and play in one place that's designed around their needs. We truly believe that AllPoints at Anson offers them more than just a site; it gives them a stake in a thriving new community," said Tom Dickey, Vice President and General Manager of Anson.
Medco finalized terms to buy the 28-acre parcel in Anson, which is located at the northeast corner of the intersection of Anson Boulevard and County Route 450, and Browning-Duke plans to start construction in the spring of 2008. This new pharmacy is expected to dispense up to one million prescriptions a week at greater than Six-Sigma(R) accuracy from its use of robotics, bar code scanners and sophisticated information technology networks, complementing Medco's automated mail facilities in Las Vegas and Willingboro, N.J.
The state's business-friendly environment, modern transportation infrastructure, skilled labor pool and proximity to several schools of pharmacy, including Butler University, Purdue University and Ivy Tech, were notable factors in the site selection process. The next-generation mail-order facility will employ pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, engineers, pharmacy support, managers and other staff.
"The low property taxes in Whitestown and the quality and low cost of
utilities in Boone County were als
|SOURCE Medco Health Solutions, Inc.|
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