The Opus Group® Announces Start of Construction on GS1 Headquarters in Princeton, NJ


​The Opus Group (Opus) announced today start of construction on a new headquarters facility for GS1, a not-for-profit organization that provides global standards for efficient business communication, best known for its barcodes. Located in the Princeton South Corporate Center, the 42,000-square-foot building is slated for completion in October 2018.

"We're thrilled to continue our work in the Princeton South Corporate Center in New Jersey by providing GS1 with a new, efficient headquarters," said Matt Rauenhorst, vice president, real estate development, Opus Development Company, L.L.C. "We are pleased that the environment and amenities make this the right move for GS1 and a great new addition to the Corporate Center."

The new two-story facility features an outdoor patio, walking path and employee café space, as well as access to Interstate 95 and easy access off Route 31. Additionally, the building features an open floor plan to foster collaboration, innovation and open communication. The headquarters is designed to enhance employee efficiency, while the new location is meant to help attract and retain top talent in the market. 

The Princeton South Corporate Center is located at the intersection of Highway 95 and Pennington Road in Ewing, N.J., just south of Princeton. The corporate center offers communal amenities, including a fitness center, additional walking paths and conference facilities, creating a rich community among tenants. To that end, the design and aesthetic of the GS1 headquarters will relate back to existing buildings in the business park. 

Opus Development Company, L.L. C is the developer, Opus Design Build, L.L.C. is the design builder and Opus AE Group, L.L.C. is the architect and engineer of record. Opus' previous work in the Princeton South Corporate Center includes the Church & Dwight Co., Inc. Corporate Headquarters, a 250,000-square-foot corporate campus.

About The Opus Group

The Opus Group® is a family of commercial real estate development, construction and design companies headquartered in Minneapolis with offices and projects across the country. Opus operates as an integrated, multidisciplinary team with expertise in development, capital markets and finance; project management and construction; architecture, engineering and interior design. The Opus Group includes Opus Holding, L.L.C. and its operating subsidiaries: Opus Development Company, L.L.C., Opus Design Build, L.L.C. and Opus AE Group, L.L.C. Specializing in industrial, office, residential, retail, healthcare and institutional projects, The Opus Group has broad capabilities, deep experience and a proven design-build model that delivers speed, cost savings and best overall value for clients. For more information, visit and follow @TheOpusGroup on Twitter.