ORLANDO, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Imperial Dade, the leading independently owned and operated distributor of food service packaging and janitorial supplies, opened a new state-of-the-art logistics hub in Orlando to support growth in the region. The facility includes a built-to-suit 380,000 square-foot warehouse and office space on East Wetherbee Road.
Quoting heads of Real Estate and Integrations, Zach Plevritis and Mary Mozejko, “This site boasts over 80 doors, 3 office areas, a training center, 80 pieces of material handling equipment, and an impressive 3.8 million pounds of structural steel racking. Built in cooperation with our strategic partner Prologis, we’re thrilled with the way this facility turned out. It is a best-in-class distribution center.”
“This new facility will greatly enhance our ability to service our Central Florida customers. It will allow for increased efficiencies in our operations and the expansion of the products that are available to our customers. The facility is strategically located in South Orlando near the Orlando International Airport,” said Branch Manager Rick Tabit.
“We are excited to have our new facility operational here in Orlando. Many thanks to our associates who did an outstanding job in the relocation. We are adding many local jobs and building strong business partnerships across Central Florida. Our customers will continue to benefit from our investment in our business with this new distribution center allowing us to stock more products to support our customers’ needs,” shared Mark Davis, President, South Region.
About Imperial Dade
Founded in 1935, Imperial Dade serves more than 90,000 customers across North America. Since Chairman Robert Tillis and CEO Jason Tillis assumed their roles in 2007, the company has grown both organically and through acquisitions to become a leader in the food service packaging, industrial packaging, and janitorial supplies industry. For additional information, please visit www.imperialdade.com.