Hollister to Expand Activities in New Netherlands Distribution Center
“Continued success in Europe necessitates expansion of manufacturing capacity and European distribution center must keep pace”
Hollister Incorporated, has entered into a new 10-year lease contract with DC Halderberge VOF for a new 30,000 square meter distribution center. The new facility will be located in a newly established industrial park close to Roosendaal, the Netherlands, and is scheduled to open in early 2018.
“Our continued success in Europe necessitates expansion of our manufacturing capacity in the European region. As the company grows, distribution capacity must keep pace,” says Job Sonke, Manager European Distribution Center for Hollister Incorporated.
Fully operational end of April 2018
This expansion will provide the company with the capacity to continue to serve its customer needs utilizing the existing team from the Etten-Leur location. This team has consistently and reliably provided a superior customer experience to all Hollister customers in Europe, Middle East and Africa for the past 10 years. The construction of the new facility will take about one year to complete. In January 2018, the transition to the new site will begin and by the end of April 2018 the facility will be fully operational.
About Hollister Incorporated
Hollister Incorporated is an independent, employee-owned company that develops, manufactures, and markets healthcare products and services worldwide. The company develops and manufactures products for ostomy care, continence care and wound care, and also develops educational support materials for patients and healthcare professionals. Hollister Incorporated has been serving healthcare professionals and consumers for 95 years and is committed to making life more rewarding and dignified for people who use its products and services. Headquartered in Libertyville, Illinois, Hollister has manufacturing and distribution centers on three continents and sells in more than 80 markets around the world.23 March 2017