Lenovo has celebrated the grand opening of its first fulfillment center in the United States.
This newly built facility in North Carolina will initially employ about 160 people, cost US$10 million to build, and will serve Lenovo's customers throughout North America. Work done at this 200,000 square foot facility will include light product assembly, custom imaging and other product configurations; distribution services, logistics and additional value-added services.
The fulfillment center announcement extends Lenovo's global manufacturing footprint to four continents and five countries. In addition to building a new manufacturing facility in Monterrey, Mexico, to support the Americas market, Lenovo has invested in other vital markets worldwide including China, India and Poland.