Oxbow Animal Health
Will companies look to other cities if they can't find room to expand in Omaha? Industrial space is scarce
By Cindy Gonzalez / World-Herald
With business multiplying like the rabbits and gerbils it feeds, Oxbow Animal Health started the hunt for a bigger place to grow.
Founders of the family-owned global distribution operation has a prerequisite: They wanted to stick close to the Murdock, Nebraska, farm where it all began.
Such local loyalty was lucky for the nearby City of Papillion, area real estate experts said, because not all companies bursting at the seams would hang on three years to get a new place.