3PL Worldwide Expands its Facilities, Adds 150+ Jobs to Southern Connecticut Region

Company announces a new partnership with catalog retailer Distinctive Apparel, Inc.

MILFORD, CONNECTICUT 3PL Worldwide, a leading North American provider of fulfillment, logistics and contact center services, today announced the company is delivering its own economic stimulus package to Milford and the Southern Connecticut region with the hiring of more than 150 new employees, including warehouse, call center and management positions. The company also announced that it has signed Distinctive Apparel, Inc., as a new client.

The agreement to provide order entry, order fulfillment and customer service for Distinctive Apparel, Inc. of Taunton, Massachusetts represents a milestone in penetration of the U.S. apparel sector, one of 3PL Worldwide’s primary target markets.

As a result of expanded demand across its e-commerce, direct response and multi-channel retail business sectors, 3PL Worldwide has also announced the completion of a 78,000 square foot expansion to its facilities in Milford, Connecticut. The expansion increases storage and transaction capacity of the company’s east coast operations and includes technology investments, operational and facility upgrades – allowing for the packaging and shipment of 10,000 additional packages and approximately 5,000 additional daily customer calls to the 3PL Worldwide east coast contact center.

Clyde Mount, president of 3PL Worldwide, said, “We are pleased to announce the expansion of our east coast facility, and the positive economic impact of this expansion on local residents. Additionally, newly enhanced capabilities in our warehouse and call center provide us with the ability to better serve our clients and meet our growth and service level goals.”

3PL Worldwide currently maintains bi-coastal warehousing and logistics facilities located in Connecticut and California that serve the direct response, catalog, e-commerce, and multi-channel retail sectors. The company also provides sophisticated order management and call center services for their clients. Call center services combine Interactive Voice Response (IVR), inbound sales, outbound sales, data entry, and customer service.

About 3PL Worldwide (www.3plworldwide.com)
3PL Worldwide is a provider of third-party logistics to direct response, e-commerce, and catalog marketers. The company’s leading-edge offerings include order processing, fulfillment services, call center operations, and warehouse and logistics management. 3PL Worldwide’s headquarters are located at 500 Bic Drive, Building 4, Milford, CT. For more information see www.3plworldwide.com, or contact Randy Pulling, VP Business Development at 1-855-375-9675 ext. 7130; rpulling@3plworldwide.com.