FedEx Ground opens new East Baltimore distribution centre
September 21, 2017: FedEx Ground has celebrated the opening of its new 307,000 square foot facility in East Baltimore.
The new facility showcases the industry’s latest automated material handling and sortation technology and is part of the company’s nationwide network expansion plan, which has created 15 new hubs and expanded or relocated 500 facilities in the US since 2005.
“This new facility is the culmination of three things,” said Henry J Maier, president and CEO, FedEx Ground.
“One, a strong collaboration between the city, county, state and FedEx Ground; two, the matching of numerous job opportunities with a talented local workforce; and three, increasing customer demand for our services, which has doubled the number of packages we handle in the last decade.”