Logistics And Distribution Archives

Flexsteel Opening Distribution Facility In Edgerton, KS

Flexsteel's showroom space.

Flexsteel will locate its new facility in Logistics Park Kansas City (LPKC), a 1,500-acre master-planned distribution and warehouse development anchored by BNSF Railway’s newest intermodal facility.

Integreon Expands Global Delivery Center In Fargo, ND

Integreon held a ribbon cutting ceremony on December 10, 2014 for the opening of its expanded global delivery center in Fargo. Speaking at the event were CEO Bob Gogel, North Dakota Lieutenant Governor Drew Wrigley, and North Dakota Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger, plus a special message from US Senator John Hoeven.

The facility will consolidate almost 350 Integreon Associates from two existing facilities in Fargo.

Feature Story: Logistics – Big Wheels Keep On Rollin’

The Port of Oswego provides on-dock rail-and-truck loading, making for a smooth transition of goods to market. The Port’s just-in-time storage capabilities provide additional flexibility to delivery schedules.

So far, 2014 has been a banner year for freight haulers, but this success has a down side: a capacity crisis may be looming.

Business Report: Georgia – Latvian Fiberglass Producer Puts U.S. HQ in Dublin, GA

Valmiera will make fiberglass, like the rolls above at its plant in Latvia, at a new facility in Dublin, GA.

Valmiera Glass will invest $20 million in a new manufacturing facility, creating 150 jobs.