M-O OPENING SECOND BRAMPTON DISTRIBUTION CENTRE – CROSSROADS FACILITY

PRESS RELEASE: (BRAMPTON, ONTARIO)

RELEASE DATE:  APRIL 17, 2017

SUBJECT:   M-O OPENING SECOND BRAMPTON DISTRIBUTION CENTRE – CROSSROADS FACILITY

Maritime-Ontario Freight Lines limited (“M-O”), is pleased to announce opening a second cross-dock distribution centre located at 8495 Goreway Drive, Brampton, Ontario (“the Crossroads Facility”) effective May 01, 2017 to supplement its distribution centre located at 1 Maritime Ontario Blvd. Brampton.

Situated on 30.12 acres, the Crossroads Facility is 359,341 sq. ft., comprised of 193,875 sq. ft. dry, 155,833 sq. ft. refrigerated and 9,633 sq. ft. office space with 175 truck-level shipping doors, 2 drive-in bays, and secure yard parking for more than 300 trailers and/or intermodal containers.  The site is fully paved, fenced, and lighted and will be equipped with manned security gate control, card reader access and CCTV camera surveillance throughout the premises.

The Crossroads Facility will be operated in conjunction with M-O’s Brampton head office and cross-dock facility located less than 3 km away.  Both facilities are in close proximity to Canadian National and Canadian Pacific intermodal terminals and major GTA 400 series highways.

M-O’s Crossroads Facility is a testament to its commitment to customers across Canada to provide high-quality facilities in order to meet and exceed evolving and increasingly stringent food handling and transportation regulations, combined with the latest in technology.  The refrigerated cross-dock portion of the facility will be HACCP Food Safety Certified and is a major step forward, enabling M-O to maintain cold-chain integrity for fresh, frozen and ambient food products throughout transit.

Established in 1962, M-O is a fully integrated transportation company providing multi-modal services throughout Canada.  Services include less than truck load, truck load and dedicated services for both dry and refrigerated cargo.

M-O is also pleased to announce having been selected on March 9, 2017 as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.  This is the 14th consecutive year that M-O has won this prestigious award, eight of which have been at the Platinum level.

For further information please contact Stephen Snow, M-O Vice-President, Sales and Marketing.

Email: ssnow@m-o.com or by phone 905-792-6154.

 

AERIAL AND WEST SIDE VIEW

M-O Crossroads Facility 01

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EAST SIDE VIEW WITH YARD

M-O Crossroads Facility 03

 

 

EAST SIDE VIEW WITH YARD

M-O Crossroads Facility 02

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