Peachtree City, GA (October 9, 2019) – Hoshizaki America, Inc., a leading manufacturer of commercial food service equipment including ice machines and refrigeration, today announced the opening of a new sales and distribution facility, 30 minutes north of Columbus, OH in Lewis Center.
The brand-new facility at 875 Corduroy Road, spans 25,000 square feet and serves as the primary distribution center for Hoshizaki America in the North Central region. The new facility will provide access to over 21k square feet of warehouse, $3.3 million in inventory, and more than 1,400 SKUs, as well as a parts desk, a service training classroom and sales offices. In August, the office moved 7 miles from the previous location at 7441 Worthington-Galena Rd. Columbus, OH to the new facility. This skilled team has more than 100 years of combined experience in the industry, specifically with Hoshizaki equipment.
“This facility has been years in the works as we strive to best support our customers’ needs across Ohio and Michigan,” said Gary Peffly, Hoshizaki North Central Vice President. “All our customers have been extremely successful, and we have grown with them. This will be our fourth expansion in 30 years! This new location will improve the region’s access to inventory and enhance the services we offer customers.”
HOSHIZAKI is the world leader in the design, manufacturing, and marketing of a wide range of products for the foodservice industry including ice machines, refrigerators, freezers, prep tables, display cases and dispensers. Our attention to detail, continuous innovation, smart application of technology and commitment to the highest standards – ensures that our customers have exceptional quality products. With corporate headquarters in Peachtree City, Georgia and a second manufacturing facility in Griffin, Georgia, Hoshizaki America, Inc. employs over 700 people nationwide. Hoshizaki has been awarded the ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence multiple years in a row for their continued leadership in protecting our environment through superior energy efficiency achievements.