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Kent Corp. Planning New Muscatine Warehouse
MUSCATINE, Iowa (AP) - Kent Corp. says its new 600,000-square-foot warehouse and distribution center in Muscatine will handle products from four Kent subsidiaries.
A news release says GSTC Logistics Inc., of Walford, will build the warehouse and distribution center and hire 40 people to operate them. The distribution center is expected to be operating by January.
Kent Corp. executive vice president Kevin Fields says the distribution center will have a state-of-the-art warehouse management system that will let Kent better serve its growing customer base in the United States and overseas.
The Kent subsidiaries that will run products through the new distribution center are GPC, Kent Nutrition Group, Kent Pet Group and Kent Precision Foods Group.