Hillman Expands In Georgia

The Hillman Companies, Inc. broke ground on a distribution centre in Shannon, GA, for its protective solutions division which comprises flagship brands like Firm Grip and AWP. Currently, Hillman operates three separate other facilities Georgia. The expansion will combine the entire operation under one roof for increased efficiencies. The design-to-suit distribution centre will be completed in the fourth quarter of 2022. This expansion announcement comes shortly after Hillman completed an expansion of its state-of-the-art distribution centre in Jacksonville, FL, which was increased in size by more than 100,000 square feet and added numerous artificial intelligence automation systems and technological upgrades.