Industry News 11/18/2015

B$Z: WPS Opens Texas Distribution Warehouse

WPS (Western Power Sports, Inc.) is pleased to announce the opening of its sixth distribution warehouse in the United States, located in the Dallas-Fort Worth area in the town of Midlothian, Texas. The new 180,000+ square foot Texas warehouse facility is the newest addition to WPS’ five current locations in Boise, Idaho; Memphis, Tennessee; Fresno, California; Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania; and Ashley, Indiana.

“The opening of this DC is an integral part of our vision for WPS in our expansion into new markets, providing the best service to our dealers and our vendor partners alike. This also enables us to better serve our dealers in the mid-south region of the United States by providing next day delivery,” states WPS President Craig Shoemaker. “This was the natural next step which falls in line with our ultimate goal to bring powersports dealers the best service, product, and delivery in the industry. And with the Dallas-Fort Worth area being a regional center for distribution facilities, it was clear we should choose this metropolitan area. Not only will we be able to better serve our mid-south dealers, but we’re also proud to be able help the community of Midlothian by bringing new jobs to the area. Additionally, we have added 24,000 sq ft. of office space at our state of the art HQ and nearly 400,000 sq. ft. of additional warehouse space nationwide in the last 18 months. This is simply another step in our overall vision for the continued growth of WPS.”

WPS began shipping product from its new Texas warehouse on November 13th. Dealers in the area can expect the new facility to become their default warehouse within the next few weeks.

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