NEW HAMBURG, ON, September 24, 2015 – Pestell Group Inc. celebrated the grand opening of their warehouse expansion on Wednesday, September 23rd in New Hamburg, Ontario, Canada with a traditional ribbon cutting ceremony and barbeque. Owner, Don Pestell took the honourable duty of cutting the ribbon at the grand opening joined by special guests and Pestell employees.
The Pestell Group recently added 65,000 square feet of new space to support the growth of Pestell Minerals & Ingredients and Pestell Pet Products. The expanded 130,000 square foot distribution facility is HACCP/FeedAssure and Safe Feed/Safe Food Certified and supports the distribution of over 500 products utilizing 21 docks to help both companies efficiently serve customers.
This is the third facility expansion Pestell Group Inc. has undergone in the past 10 years at their New Hamburg location. The original 65,000 square foot packaging and warehouse facility was built in 2007 and was completed in 2010 with a high level automation system to take granular product delivered by rail. In total, Pestell Group has 200,000 square feet of warehousing and production facilities at the New Hamburg location as well as a network of warehouse facilities in strategic locations across North America.