LAKELAND, FL — xpedx is already realizing significant customer benefits from its new 200,000 square foot mega-distribution center in Lakeland, Florida, according to a press release.
Packaging, facility supplies and print buyers now have access to a greater selection of inventory and will benefit from new productivity and efficiency gains at the mega-distribution center, the release stated.
According to the release, the operational gains are outcomes of technology investments made by xpedx at its new Lakeland site.
"Not only does the larger space in Lakeland allow us to stock more products our customers want, but we have also invested in the RedPrairie Warehouse Management System, which creates greater efficiency and accuracy in our operation," said Mike Natale, division manager for xpedx Florida.
"Ultimately, these investments will allow us to increase our service area in Florida and support our goal of delivering the ''perfect order'' to more customers than ever before," Natale added.
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