Mission Produce Continues International Expansion, Announces Plans to Open United Kingdom Distribution Center in 2023

September 21, 2022 Mission Produce

Mission Produce announced plans to open a state-of-the-art ripening, packing and forward distribution center (FDC) in Dartford, England, in 2023. Strategically located with direct access to major international ports and transportation networks, the facility is expected to strengthen Mission’s expanding international footprint and optimize product distribution to the Company’s European customer base.

Dot Foods Celebrates Groundbreaking of New Distribution Center in Ontario

September 15, 2022 Dot Foods

Dot Foods Canada, Inc., a subsidiary of Dot Foods, Inc., the largest food industry redistributor in North America, today marked the official groundbreaking of the company’s new distribution center (DC) in Ingersoll, Ontario. Dot is making a $50 CAD million investment with the new 168,875 square-foot facility, which will be located at 100 Ken McKee Street. The Ingersoll distribution center will create 200 jobs in its first three to five years of operation.

US Foods Announces Completion of Expanded Louisiana Distribution Center

September 12, 2022 US Foods

US Foods Holding Corp. announced today that the company has completed the expansion of its distribution center in Marrero, La. The facility has nearly tripled in size and houses a full assortment of broadline items. It also includes a full-service demonstration kitchen and training center to support culinary innovation, as well as an interactive technology center where US Foods customers can learn about the company’s industry-leading, web-based business solutions.

KeHE Distributors Expands its Aurora, Colorado Distribution Center

August 11, 2022 KeHE Distributors

KeHE Distributors® (KeHE), one of the largest and most respected natural & organic, specialty, and fresh distributors in North America, will unveil the expansion of their Aurora, Colorado distribution center on August 31st.

Dollar General Announces Plans for Three New Distribution Centers

July 28, 2022 Dollar General

Dollar General announced plans to build three new distribution centers in North Little Rock, Arkansas; Aurora, Colorado and Salem, Oregon. Collectively, the facilities are estimated to create up to 1,100 total career opportunities at full capacity and represent an approximately $480 million combined investment.