KeHE’s New Miami Distribution Center Bringing Jobs and Economic Growth to Community
On January 17th, KeHE Distributors celebrated the grand opening of its new distribution center in the Miami, Florida area. The center officially began operation in December 2023 with 360,000 square feet across five temperature zones, an air-conditioned dry warehouse space, a freezer and cooler, an ice cream room, and a flex/fresh room. These enhanced services increase KeHE’s ability to stock store shelves with in-demand products, supporting KeHE’s 99% accuracy rate with 85% of orders guaranteed to be delivered the next day.
This new facility will bring jobs and professional growth opportunities to the community. They are looking to hire 120 employees with 125 pieces of warehouse equipment.
“We appreciate the local officials who have backed our efforts to expand in Miami and execute KeHE’s Food. Forward™ strategic vision to drive operational excellence, growth, and partner success,” said Deb Conklin, President and CEO of KeHE. “KeHE looks forward to expanding to a prime location in the Miami area and supporting the local economy through jobs, economic growth, and efficient service to our retailers and customers.”
There are now four distribution centers in Southeast and 18 across North America, with a total distribution square footage of over 7 million in the U.S. and Canada.