VANCOUVER, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Metrie®, North America’s largest manufacturer and distributor of millwork solutions, announced that they are adding a new Retail distribution center in Louisville, KY.
The new facility, set to be fully operational by year-end, puts Metrie in a position to continue to grow with its top retail customer, Lowe’s. The Louisville facility will provide enhanced customer service, speed to market, and flexibility – supporting operational and logistical efficiencies across its Retail business.
“The addition of the Louisville facility supports our commitment to building the best supply chain solutions in the industry,” commented Joe Woods, VP & GM Retail, Metrie. “The Metrie Retail team is excited for the new opportunities that this facility will bring for both the Metrie team and Lowe’s.”
“Growth continues to be on the forefront at Metrie as we continue to expand through new and improved facilities and recent acquisitions. The addition of the Louisville facility is another step in the pursuit of Metrie’s growth strategy – to be North America’s most trusted integrated millwork provider,” commented Kent Bowie, President & CEO, Metrie. “In an ever-changing and dynamic industry, we are making commitments and business decisions to continue delivering the exceptional customer service that Metrie is known for. The Louisville facility is one example of how we continue to execute on our customer promise.”
For nearly 100 years, Metrie has helped people transform their homes with high-quality millwork products. The Metrie story began in 1926 as a small, family-owned and -operated business in Vancouver, B.C. Since then, Metrie’s commitment to innovative design and fine craftsmanship has helped the company expand operations to include six solid wood and MDF manufacturing facilities, plus 26 distribution centers in the U.S. and Canada. Metrie has grown over the last nine decades to become the largest MDF moulding manufacturer in North America. For more information, please visit www.Metrie.com or visit us on social media: LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube and Houzz.
Jonathan Anthony, Director, Corp. Communications | Jonathan.Anthony@metrie.com | 604-630-3262