With a location in East Moline, Ill., Jacobson Warehouse Company operates a flow through parts warehouse specially designed to paint and sequence John Deere tractor parts. Built in 1997, it has approximately 412,000 square feet of production space. In 2003, Jacobson Warehouse Company was recognized as a partner-level supplier in the 2003 John Deere Achieving Excellence program. It also operates a similar facility in Rock Island, Ill. Jacobson Warehouse Company is part of the Jacobson Companies. Based in Des Moines, Iowa, Jacobson Companies is a third-party logistics and warehousing provider. It includes a family of subsidiaries that operate a network of packaging and warehousing facilities. Combined, the network includes more than 14 million square feet of operations. Jacobson Companies family of subsidiaries includes Wilpak, The Arthur Wells Group and Southwest Storage & Distribution with locations throughout the Midwest, Great Plains and Southwest.