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Medline Canada opens new distribution centre in Western Canada

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Medline Canada says they hold extensive inventory capacities, ensuring the availability of supplies and medical equipment to a wide range of hospitals, clinics, seniors' residences, pharmacies, and retail stores.

Medline Canada officially opened its new 160,000-square-foot western distribution hub today in Rocky View, Alberta, just north of Calgary. Pictured with Medline distribution centre employees Medline’s Chief Operating Officer, Kaveh Razzaghi, left, and Alberta’s Parliamentary Secretary for Rural Health and MLA, Martin Long, right, cut the ribbon to mark the occasion. (CNW Group/Medline Canada, Corporation)

CALGARY — Medline Canada, Corporation – a medical supplies manufacturer and distributor – announced the official opening of its new distribution centre in Rocky View, Alberta.

Located just north of Calgary, the new 160,000-square-foot distribution hub doubles the warehouse capacity in Western Canada. This expansion enhances Medline’s network, allowing it to meet any rising demand in the western region and tries to provide a solid foundation for growth across its business lines.

This expansion ensures more readily available supplies, supporting Canada’s healthcare system. It also enhances service responsiveness to customers not just in Alberta but in the Western Canada region. Medline is trying to decrease lead times for its clients through the expanded warehouse.

“We are thrilled to expand our operations with the new distribution center in Western Canada. This investment demonstrates our commitment to meeting our customers’ evolving needs, providing solutions to support their challenges in today’s healthcare environment, and ensuring timely and efficient delivery of critical medical supplies across the country,” says Ernie Philip, President of Medline Canada, Corporation.

Medline Canada says they hold extensive inventory capacities, ensuring the availability of supplies and medical equipment to a wide range of hospitals, clinics, seniors’ residences, pharmacies, and retail stores. Medline says it is strategically positioned to provide logistics, warehousing services, and demand planning from eight locations across Canada.

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