Wayne Farms LLC, one of the largest poultry producers in the country, has just awarded the AGRO Merchants Charlotte facility its first Warehouse of the Year award.
Warehousing and inventory management is key to Wayne Farms, which produces, handles and ships millions of pounds of poultry products. AGRO Merchants Charlotte oversees the product flow from receiving and warehousing, through the logistics.
“AGRO Merchants Group is a regular part of our daily operation—they provide stellar service. Inventory accuracy, minimizing claims, flexibility—AGRO Merchants Group is always stepping up to go above our expectations to manage our products” -Ken Esser, Director of Inventory & Logistics, Wayne Farms
AGRO Merchants Charlotte is strategically located near the intersection of I-77 & I-85 in North Carolina. The Charlotte Distribution and Export Center serves a variety of processors, distributors and retail businesses. This facility has a wide range of services to offer customers: blast freezing, order selection, export and rail services, and other value-added programs. Customized space leasing for special requirements is also a hallmark of this facility.
AGRO is currently transitioning all operating units to the international brand name and identity of AGRO Merchants Group. With that move, AGRO Merchants Group expands its capabilities and service offerings throughout the network, by leveraging local expertise and skills on a bigger regional and international basis. This transition allows the company to be even stronger in providing innovative cold chain solutions on an international level.
AGRO Merchants Group owns and operates 61 facilities in 11 countries in Europe, North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific. AGRO is dedicated to delivering superior fresh and frozen food handling solutions through our international facility network using local market knowledge with a focus on customer care and sustainability. AGRO’s vision is to be the leading partner in temperature-controlled logistics for the global food industry, recognized for innovative thinking, commodity expertise and ability to integrate businesses, driven by an entrepreneurial spirit and respect for its rich heritage.
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