Mercedes-Benz USA opens facility in Jacksonville Florida

Posted on Monday, 28 June 2010 , 16:06:34 byAlina

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Mercedes-Benz USA opens facility in Jacksonville Florida

Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) will open its new state-of-the-art facility in Jacksonville, Florida, located minutes from the Jacksonville airport.

With approximately 160 employees, the newly constructed building spreads over 415,000 sq. ft., being located off of Interstate 95 at 13470 International Parkway.

MBUSA plans to take official occupancy in July with four business units operating from the location including Sales Operations Southern Regional Office; Parts Distribution Center (PDC); Quality Evaluation Center (QEC); and Learning & Performance Center (LPC).

First, the Southern Region MBUSA office supports 102 Mercedes-Benz USA dealerships with sales and fixed operations across 12 states: Florida, Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and Texas as well as Puerto Rico. MBUSA has three other regional offices in the U.S.: Parsippany, NJ, Rosemont, IL and Costa Mesa, CA.

The Parts Distribution Center (PDC) supports approximately 70 MBUSA dealers in the Southeast with parts supply. The other four Parts Distribution Centers in U.S are located in: Carol Stream, IL, Fontana, CA, Fort Worth, TX and Robbinsville, NJ.

The Quality Evaluation Center offers various engineering and logistics services, while the Learning & Performance Center is a state of the art training facility for dealership and Mercedes-Benz USA personnel.