AWCO has provided warehousing and distribution services to Kansas City for years, including full pallet, case picking, E-commerce fulfillment, packaging and inventory management services all online!
Affiliated Warehouse Companies, Inc. has worked with Metro Park Warehouses, Inc. for over 46 years and they are considered one of the top public and contract warehouse companies in the Kansas City area. They operate 1,900,000 sq. ft. in Kansas City, MO and Kansas City, KS with six dry and temperature controlled facilities that are modern high-cubed warehouses. They specialize in handling food and ingredients, pharma/medical/veterinary products, roll paper & corrugate products, alcoholic beverages and consumer products.
Many of their customers are national Fortune 500 companies who use their technology advanced operational capabilities and distribution facilities to enhance their competitive market. Their temperature controlled space is ideal for pharma/medical/veterinary products, confectionary, flour, and other food ingredients. Their warehouses are sprinklered and have excellent 24/7/365 fire and theft security systems.
All warehouses have bulk and pallet racking to ensure product integrity and their facilities are maintained to the highest American Institute of Baking (AIB) food grade standards inside and out. Among the value-added services they offer are pallet display building and e-commerce pick and pack and fulfillment capabilities. Customer inventories are supported with state-of-the-art warehouse management system (WMS) providing real time RF bar coding inventory information. Five of their warehouses are rail served facilities all open to reciprocal switching for box cars from any railroad such as BNSF, CN, CP, CSX, KCS, NS and UP.
Metro Park has its own drivers & tractor/trailer fleet for local Kansas City pickups/deliveries & drayage with its affiliated asset based Advanced Logistics, LLC set up to service their warehouse customers on regional truckloads. This results in optimum management of delivery at the lowest possible cost that they pass on to their customers. Metro Park is an industry leader in handling pharma/medical/veterinary products that include over-the-counter (OTC) products, medical devices, IV solutions, intraocular lenses, viscoelastic, veterinary RX, and diagnostic products all stored in 59 to 77 F degree temperature controlled space and shipped nationwide via Metro Park federal and reciprocal state licenses. They ship to all grocery chains and major big box retailers including Costco, Sam’s, Walmart, Target, Kroger, Home Depot, Lowe’s, Hy-Vee, Trader Joe’s, Price Chopper, Aldi, Whole Foods and others.
To learn more about Metro Park Warehouses, Inc. or to get competitive warehousing and trucking rates contact Affiliated Warehouse Companies, Inc. at 732-739-2323 or use our online quote form on our website.
Metro Park Warehouses
Warehouse Address: 6920 Executive Drive, Kansas City, MO 64120
Warehouse Type: Public Warehousing/Contract Warehousing
About Metro Park Warehouses: Over 2,000,000 sq. ft. Sprinklered. 272,020 sq. ft. temperature and humidity controlled space. BNSF siding (251 S. 55th Street, 5020 Swartz Road and 4141 Fairbanks Avenue, Kansas City, KS and 1411 Quebec Street, North Kansas City, MO). 85,408 sq. ft. transportation and cross dock terminal at 4141 Fairbanks Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106. Low cost consolidation and discounted freight rates to Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Iowa, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Colorado and Texas. 26 rail car sidings and 460 truck doors. Computerized WMS, EDI, RF bar coding, online inventory communications.
Pick and pack fulfillment, e-commerce, repacking, relabeling, shrink wrapping, display pallet configuration and freight management services available. Local and beyond-local delivery equipment: 60 tractors; 230 trailers.
Contacts: Steve Wedlan, Vice President Marketing