GUELPH ONTARIO - January 9, 2007 –SYNNEX Canada Limited (SYNNEX) today announced the expansion of its operations in Guelph, Ontario.
The Company is purchasing a 620,000 square feet location at 107 Woodlawn Road West in Guelph, Ontario. The property was previously owned by Imperial Tobacco Canada Limited.
Details on the property include:
- 620,000 sq. ft. building on 31 acres;
- approximately 250 jobs at the new location, including the 130 staff at the current Guelph location;
- a move of its office and warehouse location from its current Guelph location to the new facility;
- a move of its warehouse operations in Toronto, ON to the new facility.
SYNNEX's current Guelph office and warehouse location are approximately 70,000 sq. feet. The company's current Toronto warehouse location is approximately 140,000 sq. feet.
Office operations in Toronto, Ontario are unaffected.
"This new location gives SYNNEX enough space to grow for years to come," said Jim Estill, CEO of SYNNEX Canada Ltd. "Both our customers and our manufacturers will be happy that we can now stock more inventory. We are moving into a building that is perfect for our current and future operations."
SYNNEX will take possession of the new Guelph facility in April 2007. Operations are expected to commence in July 2007.
About SYNNEX Canada Ltd.:
SYNNEX Canada Limited is a leading distributor of technology products to resellers and system builders across Canada. Committed to driving growth and profitability for its resellers and vendor partners, SYNNEX Canada offers great product selection at competitive prices and supports customers with dedicated sales resources, unique financial services, expert technical support, progressive e-business tools and fast and accurate delivery with warehouses in key cities. For more information, visit www.SYNNEX.ca.