Press Release - For Immediate Release
Burris Logistics Shines in the Sunshine State
MILFORD, DE – Burris Logistics has entered into an agreement to purchase the business and certain assets from Freezing In Florida, which includes a 2.3 million cubic foot public cold storage warehouse, located at 1110 County Line Road, Lakeland, FL.
Burris entered the Florida market in 2001 - by purchasing five cold storage warehouses from South Atlantic Cold Storage. Also in 2001, Burris opened a newly constructed cold storage facility in Orlando, FL.
Presently, Burris is adding 177,000 square feet to its facility located in Jacksonville, Florida. In April 2003, when the expansion is completed, this facility will have a total of 240,000 square feet with approximately 25,000 pallet positions.
About Burris Logistics
Established in 1925, and celebrating a 90-year milestone, 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 Transportation 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.