COLTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lineage Logistics ("Lineage"), a warehousing and logistics company sponsored by Bay Grove Capital LLC (“Bay Grove”), announced today that it has begun operations of two cold storage facilities in Arlington and Murfreesboro, Tennessee on behalf of Rich Products (“Rich”). Lineage’s management team, with decades of cold storage logistics experience, will instill a holistic approach to warehouse management through its expertise in operations, engineering, and safety.
Built in 2005, the Arlington warehouse offers 4.3 million cubic feet of temperature-controlled capacity while the Murfreesboro warehouse, built in 2002, offers 5.3 million cubic feet of temperature-controlled capacity. Located adjacent to Rich’s production plants, both warehouses offer direct, efficient access to the supply chain. Lineage will implement a state-of–the-art warehouse management system in each facility to ensure streamlined operations. Both facilities will operate 24 hours a day, six days a week.
“Lineage is pleased to have been selected by Rich Products to manage their Tennessee facilities in Arlington and Murfreesboro,” said Bill Hendricksen, CEO of Lineage. “We greatly value our relationship with Rich Products and are committed to helping them successfully grow their business.”
About Lineage Logistics: Lineage Logistics is the 3rd largest temperature-controlled warehousing and logistics company in the U.S. The company was founded through the combination of premier, temperature-controlled warehousing companies, some of whose roots date back to the early 1900s. Today, all its companies are unified with a shared vision of being the leading national supply chain company serving the nation’s food, retail, agriculture, and distribution companies. (www.lineagelogistics.com)
About Rich Products Corporation: Rich Products Corporation is the founder of the non-dairy segment of the frozen food industry and a leading global supplier and solutions provider to the foodservice, in-store bakery, and retail marketplaces. Rich’s posts annual sales exceeding $3.0 billion, employs more than 9,000 people worldwide, and sells a variety of products in 110 countries. The company’s strong international presence is characterized by a variety of innovative products that satisfy unique local tastes and are specifically customized for each region. Additional company information can be found online (www.richs.com), on Facebook (Rich Products) and via Twitter (@richsnews).
About Bay Grove Capital: Bay Grove Capital is a principal investment firm dedicated to partnering with strong management teams to invest and build long-term platform investments. Over the last four years, Bay Grove has built Lineage Logistics through nine acquisitions completed in partnership with entrepreneurs, managers and employees. The firm has deep experience in the warehousing and logistics industry and also seeks to make investments in other attractive sectors. Bay Grove Capital is based in San Francisco. (www.baygrovecapital.com)