Georgia-Pacific Begins Construction on Wisconsin Distribution CenterNovember 10, 2021
Georgia-Pacific LLC, parent company of GP PRO, has begun construction on a new distribution facility in De Pere, Wisconsin.
The company is investing more than US$50 million in the construction of the 1.1 million-square-foot distribution center, which is located near one of its larger manufacturing plants in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The facility is slated to be operational by the end of 2022 and will allow Georgia-Pacific to consolidate four local warehouses. The property will feature 110 loading docks for trucks as well as capacity for more than two million cases of products.
About GP PRO
Based in Atlanta, Georgia-Pacific and its subsidiaries are among the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of bath tissue, paper towels and napkins, tableware, paper-based packaging, office papers, cellulose, specialty fibers, nonwoven fabrics, building products, and related chemicals. The company operates approximately 150 facilities and employs approximately 30,000 people directly and creates nearly 89,000 jobs indirectly. GP PRO, a division of Georgia-Pacific, manufactures and sells well-known brands like ActiveAire®, Angel Soft® Professional Series, Brawny®, Compact®, Dixie®, Dixie Ultra®, enMotion®, and Pacific Blue™. GP PRO products meet restroom, foodservice, and break room needs for office buildings, healthcare, foodservice, high-traffic, lodging, retail, and education facilities, plus a wide range of industrial and manufacturing facilities in North America. For more information, visit www.gppro.com.