KOHLER, WI – Kohler Co., a global chief in kitchen area and bathtub products and solutions, opened a condition-of-the-art warehouse in Huntsville, Alabama, to aid rising consumer demand from customers for its superior-volume STERLING Vikrell tub and shower fixtures.

This greenfield construct includes a complete of 546,000 square ft and is found in close proximity to Kohler’s existing manufacturing plant, which makes STERLING Vikrell goods that are popular among the the nation’s major one-spouse and children homebuilders, dwelling improvement vendors, and a large variety of multi-loved ones developers, plumbers, and remodelers.

“In the past, our enterprise has been constrained by a absence of warehouse storage, which challenged us in furnishing the amount of constant quick supply our clients hope,” stated Norb Schmidt, Senior Vice President-Kitchen & Bath Functions. “The new warehouse and increased stocking method will greatly cut down direct periods and boost shipping efficiency. We are pleased to expand our existence in Huntsville and Madison County and lead to the regional overall economy.”

On Tuesday, May perhaps 10, Kohler Co. leaders celebrated the warehouse completion with a ribbon-chopping ceremony on-internet site, which provided company CEO David Kohler, and Senior Vice President-HR, Stewardship & Sustainability Laura Kohler, alongside with Kohler associates, nearby officials and Burns & McDonnell, the structure-create contractor for the project.

The Huntsville warehouse opening arrives on the heels of Kohler announcing in February, the development of a second Vikrell production facility and distribution center in Casa Grande, Arizona, which is set to be operational by August 2023 to assist the company’s growing consumer foundation in the western U.S.