TORONTO, ON- Vitran Corporation Inc. and Mark’s Work Wearhouse are partnering on a multi-year contract wherein Vitran Logistics will operate a 125,000 square-foot dedicated distribution facility in Calgary, Canada on behalf of Mark’s Work Wearhouse, a subsidiary of Canadian Tire Corporation, Limited.
“We are delighted to further expand Vitran’s relationship with Mark’s Work Wearhouse, a relationship now entering its eighth successful year,” stated Vitran President and Chief Executive Officer Rick Gaetz. “It’s been exciting to play a part in their growth through the years, and we look forward to continuing to assist them in maximizing operating efficiency and reducing costs through enhanced inventory management.”
The Calgary site is scheduled to go live in July, complementing three additional facilities and a national transportation network Vitran already operates on behalf of Mark’s, one of Canada’s leading apparel retailers, with 333 stores throughout the country. The facility is designed with aim to optimize Mark’s supply chain efficiency. .