Burris Logistics, a provider of public refrigerated warehousing and freight consolidation services, announced today that it has successfully completed the purchase of a 55-acre property at 350 King Mill Road in McDonough, Georgia (Just 33 miles south of downtown Atlanta).
The Delaware-based logistics company will soon begin construction of 250,000 square foot, public refrigerated warehouse (PRW) with 28,000 pallet positions, and an attached office on the property. The facility will create over 75 local jobs for Phase I when construction is completed in January 2018.
“I attribute the strong growth of Burris Logistics to the family values and commitment to excellence shared by our team with all customers,” comments Brian Kyle, President, PRW Plus
at Burris Logistics. “The Burris Team makes it happen
and have enabled us to consistently expand our market to better service our customers.”
License to Chill
Burris Logistics a nationally recognized industry leader in temperature controlled logistical solutions, is expanding their distribution network. The Georgia warehouse will allow the Company to further enhance a growing network of refrigerated warehouses, strengthening customer service.
“Burris continues to evolve to meet the needs of our current and potential clients,” shares Donnie Burris, CEO of Burris Logistics. “Our expansion into the Greater Atlanta region highlights the growth, popularity and diversification we are experiencing throughout our entire operation. We are selected for our commitment to service, leading edge technology and solid core values. We welcome new and expanded relationships.”
About Burris Logistics
Established in 1925, Burris Logistics operates an expanding network of temperature controlled warehousing and distribution centers from Florida to Massachusetts.
This fifth generation, family owned enterprise provides leading edge logistics, transportation, and supply chain solutions coast to coast through four distinct operating divisions: Burris Custom Retail Distribution, Burris PRW Plus (Public Refrigerated Warehousing), Burris Freight Management and Honor Foods (a redistributor of frozen, refrigerated and dry food service products). For more information about their trend setting logistics and deep rooted values, please visit www.burrislogistics.com.
About Burris PRW Plus
At Burris’ PRW Plus
Division, the “Plus
” is all about the customer. It is about their needs, desires, requirements and expectations. In this pursuit, we have been assembling a world-class organization that is dedicated to our people, our customers and our culture.
The PRW Plus
customer is a food manufacturer, processor, retailer or distributor, with a regional supply chain challenge that can be handled in a cost efficient and effective manner by capitalizing on our technical expertise, our locations and our team member commitment to service excellence.
We provide a wide variety of services with flawless execution. While we offer the standard services expected of a PRW company, the differentiator is we complement those services with the special requirements of our customer’s…customer
! Our service goal is to exceed the level of service expected from our customers by their customers…while being transparent in the process. Our competitors strive to be like us however, that cannot happen, as our Team Members and their dedication to service and continuous improvement cannot be duplicated.
Experience the “PLUS” in PRW Plus
About the Henry County Development Authority
The Henry County Development Authority (HCDA) is the lead economic development agency for Henry County, Georgia. From retaining local companies in Henry to fostering new relationships and opportunities with companies looking to relocate or grow their operations into Henry County, the Authority is connecting business in Atlanta’s new south. Focused on diversified industry, Henry is a competitive location for growing and established technology, healthcare, logistics, professional services and advanced manufacturing organizations.