LaserShip Expands Automation in NYC Region
December 4, 2020
has expanded two branches in the New York City metropolitan area and has further
invested in automation to increase capacity and help customers meet
unprecedented levels of demand fueled by the growth in online shopping.
The Secaucus branch located at 50 Hartz Way has expanded to 234,972 square feet,
an increase of almost 140,000 square feet. The Mineola branch located at 255
East 2nd Avenue has expanded by over 50,000 square feet to 85,000 square feet.
In both branches, LaserShip partnered with Hytrol, the leader in the design and
production of materials handling systems, for the material handling equipment to
increase throughput by 4,000 packages per hour per facility. At its
state-of-the-art sortation center in South Brunswick, New Jersey, LaserShip has
further invested in a fully automated small package sorter to increasing sorting
capacity by 7,000 packages to 31,000 packages per hour.
addition to expanding its infrastructure, during the holiday season, LaserShip
plans to add thousands of workers across 20 states in the Eastern and Midwestern
“We’re excited to grow and expand our infrastructure in the New York City area
ahead of the busy holiday shopping season and increase our capacity to help our
e-commerce customers fulfill historic levels of demand,” says Josh Dinneen,
Chief Commercial Officer at LaserShip. “We also look forward to welcoming more
employees to the LaserShip team.”
LaserShip helps leading retailers and businesses differentiate themselves by
delivering their goods faster with better on-time performance while saving money
on shipping costs. With over three decades of delivery experience, LaserShip is
constantly innovating to better serve its customers through investments in
technology, automation, and machine learning to increase capacity and improve
the delivery experience.