The company prepares, packs and freezes asparagus, broccoli, carrots, strawberries and cauliflower, under the new company name Congelados del Valle.
“The automated warehouse has greatly exceeded our expectations for faster and more efficient warehouse operations, which makes adding another easy to justify,” states Juan Carlos Leon. “Plus, the Savanna WMS gives me up-to-date accurate information whenever I need it. It has made our order processing faster and more accurate, a great boost to our customer satisfaction.”
The WMS efficiently controls the product flow throughout the existing facility—from receiving, storing, order processing, to shipping docks—and will integrate the same functionality in the facility.
Sysco Corp., Houston, is planning a major distribution center south of Dallas in Ellis County. The foodservice distributor bought about 257 acres from the city of Ellis where it hopes to build more than 1 million square feet of distribution space in a rail-served complex....New Vancouver, BC-based Village Farms has opened a distribution center with value-added packaging capabilities in New Castle, DE. The 30,000-square-foot facility is in close proximity to the produce grower’s South, Mid-Atlantic and New England core market.