Reusable Packaging News September 30, 2016 - Page 11

Reusable Packaging News

reLogistics Services Expands Reverse Logistics Network to Jacksonville, Florida

reLogistics Services, leader in reusable asset management services, has announced the opening of its new reverse logistics center (RLC) in Jacksonville, Florida, which is now the company’s 45th location.

The 33 dock door facility expands reLogistics’ network with other locations in the Texas, Louisiana, Georgia, Florida and Kentucky, and California markets. The new Jacksonville RLC will offer the ability for its key retail customers to process reusable transport packaging items like pallets, reusable plastic containers, reusable totes and trays 24 hours a day – seven days a week.

reLogistics employees will unload and process these items on behalf of their customers enabling them to focus on getting product to the consumer while freeing up their distribution center space and maximizing trailer capacity.

“We are proud to broaden our US footprint into the Northern Florida market with our new Jacksonville RLC,” stated Mike Hachtman, President, reLogistics Services. “It’s the perfect location to better enable us to meet the growing demands of our customers while maximizing customer backhauls and facilitating reusable transport packaging contributing to their sustainability objectives.”

According to Hachtman, the new RLC located at 2780 Lloyd Road Jacksonville, FL 32254 will employ 16 to 18 people in various warehouse positions.

Headquartered in Houston, Texas, reLogistics is the leading provider of warehouse and pallet management services. reLogistics supports customers at 45 locations, servicing more than 1,000 retail outlets. reLogistics processes more than 245,000 trailers including 73 million pallets and 53 million reusable totes annually.