Warehouse, Distribution and Logistics


Featured Business: Van Meter, Inc. 

Van Meter Inc. (VMI) is an employee-owned wholesale distributor of automation, electrical, datacomm, lighting and power transmission products and services. In August of 2013, VMI opened the doors of a new 70,000 square foot distribution facility in Urbandale.  The new facility, located at 4040 121st Street, has direct access to Interstates 35/80 and is the workplace for over 50 employees.  “Employee ownership is the glue that holds Van Meter together… Since every employee has a stake in the outcome, this translates into superior customer service.” – Rob Olney, Regional Vice President

Read more about Van Meter, Inc. in Urbandale's custom Business Record publication

Van Meter, Inc. opened their Urbandale facility in 2012 and expanded in 2017.