Madison, NC -- Remington Outdoor Company (ROC) announces the July 25, 2016, opening of its new worldwide distribution center in Southaven, Mississippi.
The Southaven distribution center is a model for others with exceptionally strong management capabilities, extensive logistics and transportation infrastructure, key geographic proximity and the full support of the community from local elected officials, to city and county management, to the local workforce that will lead this operation in world class fashion.
“We are looking forward to a great partnership with the state of Mississippi and the wonderful community of Southaven,” said ROC CEO Jim (“Marco”) Marcotuli. “Specifically, I would like to thank the Desoto County and Southaven Economic and Planning Development Offices, Southaven City Officials, Proventure Real Estate, Ozburn Hessey Logistics (OHL/MHR), Colliers International and also Panattoni Development Company for their hard work and dedication, without which this crucial investment would not have occurred.”
About Remington Arms Company, LLC
Remington Arms Company, LLC, (“Remington”) headquartered in Madison, N.C., designs, produces and sells sporting goods products for the hunting and shooting sports markets, as well as solutions to the military, government and law enforcement markets. Founded in 1816 in upstate New York, the Company is the nation's oldest continuously operating manufacturer with its original Ilion, New York plant still in operation today. Remington is a privately-held manufacturer of firearms and ammunition products and one of the largest domestic producers of shotguns and rifles. The Remington Family of Companies has 12 locations across 9 states employing over 3,500 people and distributes its products throughout the U.S. and in over 55 foreign countries.