Matrix Fitness Opens New East Coast Distribution Center | Athletic Business

Matrix Fitness Opens New East Coast Distribution Center

SOURCE: Matrix Fitness

COTTAGE GROVE, Wis. – (March 5, 2020) – – Matrix Fitness, the commercial brand of Johnson Health Tech (JHT), announced today that it has opened a new warehouse and distribution center in Hanover Township, Pa. This expansion will facilitate Matrix’s ability to serve commercial customers in the East coast region of the United States. The company anticipates adding 20 additional staff initially to support the new facility. 

With more than 360,000 square-feet, the facility will expand the company’s reach with local order fulfillment, processing and preparation, product assembly, distribution and warehousing.

“Matrix strives to be a total solutions partner who is there for our customers every step of the way.” said Mark Zabel, Global Chief Marketing Officer for Johnson Health Tech and President of the U.S. Commercial Division. “Our distribution and logistics network allow us to deliver the products, solutions and support our customers’ desire and our new distribution center exemplifies that commitment.”

“In order to support our ongoing business growth, we have invested heavily in distribution and logistics resources to provide geographically close and expedited service to our customers,” said Robin Salzwedel, Vice President of Operations-Commercial. “This new facility in Pennsylvania allows us to be more efficient and responsive to our customers’ needs which aligns with our company goals of operational excellence and best in class customer experience.”

With the announcement of the Pennsylvania distribution facility, JHT now has five warehouse and distribution centers with nearly 800,000 square feet of space in the U.S.

About Matrix Fitness

Matrix Fitness (matrixfitness.com) is the fastest-growing commercial fitness brand in the world. As part of Johnson Health Tech, Matrix offers a complete portfolio of cardiovascular, group training and strength training equipment for health clubs and other fitness facilities.

About Johnson Health Tech

Johnson Health Tech, Inc. (JHT), Taiwan, is among the world’s largest and fastest-growing fitness equipment manufacturers and is home to some of the most respected brands in the fitness industry, including: Matrix, Vision and Horizon. The company manufactures a wide assortment of fitness equipment for both commercial and residential use, including treadmills, elliptical trainers, exercise bikes and strength training equipment. JHT’s global management headquarters is based in Taichung, Taiwan, with global product development, marketing and engineering based in Cottage Grove, Wis.

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