Tigers USA opens Californian facility
Tigers USA has opened a new office and warehouse complex in Riverside, California, to provide omni-channel fulfilment to footwear, apparel, and outdoor and active lifestyle customers across North America.
In a statement sent to Post&Parcel yesterday (24 May), the Hong Kong-headquartered supply chain specialist, which is preparing for the US launch of its eShop, said it was well positioned to help brands launch e-commerce initiatives, expand their distribution network, and provide global visibility to the entire supply chain.
Todd Krell, Logistics Manager, Riverside, Tigers heads the new facility and a team of 70 Tigers members of staff.
“We expanded our Southern California operation to include the Inland Empire in order to support the expansion and evolution of our existing customer base of over 20 clients,” said Jeff Hudson, Vice President, Operations, West USA, Tigers.
“Tigers Riverside is now a true flagship operation, supporting some of the world’s most innovative brands with very diverse and demanding fulfilment needs ultimately being driven by end consumers, specialty shops, and the ever-changing retail landscape.
“All of our brands are engineering their future in retail and depend on us to rapidly and proactively deploy solutions which support their initiatives, including but not limited to, expanding geographic distribution coverage, implementing a direct customer service offering, and launching drop-ship and e-commerce fulfilment.
Tigers operates 16 offices in North America, including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Los Angeles, Riverside, Miami, New York, Newark, San Francisco, and Seattle, with further expansion expected in 2018.
Tigers recently opened a warehouse facility in Dallas, Texas, specialising in health supplements, and other temperature-sensitive products, such as cosmetics.