Rakuten Super Logistics Expands Fulfillment Operations with New Facility in Northeast US

by Carolina Cano-Espinoza | Press Releases

LAS VEGAS, NV., November 3, 2017—Rakuten Super Logistics announces operations expansion in New York to satisfy growing demand for order fulfillment services in the Northeast. The expansion includes the addition of a tenth fulfillment facility and new job opportunities for the local community.

The expansion will increase operations efficiency for the company’s existing delivery network in the US to accommodate new and existing clients. The facility will specialize in direct-to-consumer ecommerce fulfillment and provide additional services including kitting and returns processing.

The new fulfillment center will create job opportunities for the community, in addition to the company’s seasonal hiring initiatives. At time of writing, the company is seeking out approximately 70 positions to be filled in its 10 fulfillment centers and corporate office.

“We are excited to have another location in New York,” said Mary Marriott, Vice President of Operations of Rakuten Super Logistics. “It offers clients growth opportunities and job opportunities for the community. We are fortunate to have our current clientele and workforce and look forward to expanding it.”

The fulfillment center is located in Olean, New York in close proximity to the company’s two existing New York facilities, with access to imports and exports through the Port of New York and New Jersey.

About Rakuten Super Logistics

Founded in 2001, Rakuten Super Logistics (RSL) is a leader in ecommerce order fulfillment, serving hundreds of ecommerce retailers to increase speed of delivery, improve order accuracy, decrease shipping costs, and increase customer satisfaction. RSL’s cloud-based fulfillment platform for order and inventory management features integration with popular ecommerce platforms and automatic order importing from online marketplaces, including: eBay, Amazon, Walmart Marketplace, and Jet. RSL’s 2-Day Delivery Network of wholly owned and operated fulfillment centers allow for 1-2 day delivery to 98% of the U.S. via ground shipping.