Discover the Capabilities of our State-of-the-Art Alsip, IL National Distribution Center
Anixter’s flagship distribution facility leverages smart building technology to deliver products and solutions quickly, safely and efficiently throughout North America.
Comprised of two warehouses in Alsip, Illinois, Anixter’s 681,000-sq.-ft. distribution facility is LEED certified and features a 5,500-ft. smart conveyor system, voice picking technology and LED intelligent lighting system.
With 40,000 SKUs on hand and dedicated space for supply chain services, such as kitting, preassembly, and product configuration, the Alsip facility can prepare and ship orders fast, so you have the product you need, when you need it.
“The new facility will significantly decrease our processing time,” said Orlando McGee, Executive VP of Global Operations. “The technology and design of this facility will enable us to move orders into the shipping network faster.” McGee estimates that Anixter will see total productivity savings of 15-25 percent.” Read the full press release.