Makita Opens New Nevada Facility

August 19, 2020

Makita USA Inc. recently opened a new US$50 million facility in Reno, Nevada.

The state-of-the-art facility expands Makita’s distribution, training, and service capabilities and includes 600,000 square feet of warehouse space. Set on 50 acres, the Reno property also includes a detached 28,000-square-foot training center. Makita will also open a new factory service center within the facility later this year.

“Makita is focused on leading innovation and engineering, as well as training and after-sales service,” said Joe Blackwell, Makita vice president of operations. “These are cornerstones that go back to the earliest days of the company, and the addition of the new Reno facility is focused on fulfilling these promises. Makita is looking forward and we are committed to serving our valued customers.”

About Makita
Founded in 1915, Makita USA Inc. manufactures a wide range of power tools and cordless cleaning equipment, including stick, canister, and backpack vacuums backpack vacuums; blowers; and fans. For more information, visit