ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Affinia Group Inc., an innovative global leader in the design, manufacture, distribution and marketing of industrial grade products and services, has relocated and expanded its west coast Global Brake & Chassis Distribution Center.
Due to ever-increasing growth in the western United States and Canada, as well as new and expanded product offerings, distribution services that had been located in a 150,000-square-foot facility in Modesto, Calif. have been moved to a new 390,000-square-foot facility in Patterson, Calif.
"This new facility will ensure that Affinia's customers in these important markets will continue to receive fast, reliable and convenient access to our growing product lines," said H. David Overbeeke, President of Affinia Global Brake & Chassis. "An essential element of our World Smart™ business model is to assure that our facilities are strategically located for responsive customer service; this new center represents yet another element in our ongoing optimization program."
Affinia Group Inc. is an innovative global leader in the design, manufacture, distribution and marketing of industrial grade products and services, including extensive offerings of aftermarket parts for automotive and heavy-duty vehicles. With approximately $1.8 billion in annual revenue, Affinia has operations in North and South America, Europe, and Asia. For more information, visit www.affiniagroup.com.
SOURCE Affinia Group Inc.