Romark Logistics, a third-party logistics company supporting all facets of the supply chain, has opened a new 1.1 million square foot temperature-controlled distribution center in Bethel, PA.
The facility opened its doors in October 2021, receiving its first shipment on behalf of its primary customer, a global pet food manufacturer. The building features 85 dock doors, 68,000 pallet position and has the capacity to process 1.1 million pallets per year.
“We’re looking forward to serving the needs of our customer and supporting their growing market demands in the northeast region,” says Marc Lebovitz, president of Romark Logistics. The Bethel distribution center allows us to further invest in, work with, and support the local communities.”
The Romark Bethel distribution center presents career opportunities for the residents of Bethel and the surrounding areas, with more than 100 new job openings.
The latest facility continues Romark’s growth and expansion plans in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Texas. Romark also opened food grade, temperature-controlled warehouse and distribution space in Hazleton, PA and Waco, TX and recently completed the expansion and upgrade of its Hazleton, PA DC.
Over the last two years, Romark has added approximately three million square feet of distribution space to meet the needs of its expanding customer base. Romark’s real estate division has an additional 850,000 square feet in its construction pipeline over the next 18-24 months.