Franklin, MA – August 25, 2014- For the third consecutive year, Barrett Distribution Centers has been honored as a part of the 2014 Inc. 500 | 5000 list of fastest growing private companies in the nation. This is Barrett’s sixth appearance on the list. Prior honors include 2007, 2008, 2009, 2012 and 2013.
“Barrett Distribution Centers is proud to be in the company of so many of the most respected companies in America. We are grateful to our customers and team for making this achievement possible for a sixth time.”
The Inc. 500 | 5000 List will be unveiled in the September issue of Inc. Magazine. This year’s list measures revenue from 2010 to 2013. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by December 31, 2010. These companies must be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit and independent as of December 31, 2013.
With 14 locations across the United States and Canada, the main focus of Barrett Distribution has always been on the customer. The goal of every Barrett Distribution employee is to provide high service levels through predictable and reliable operational execution. With this company-wide mindset, Barrett Distribution has experienced substantial growth over the last few years. In an effort to further support the infrastructure and growth of Barrett Distribution, the company has strategically expanded into new locations including Memphis, Los Angeles, New Jersey and Baltimore.
About Barrett Distribution Centers
Established as a single warehouse in 1941, Barrett Distribution has grown to a privately-owned network of 14 locations, totaling 2.4 million sq. ft. of state-of-the-art warehousing and fulfillment capacity. Our high-performance teams serve over 100 customers, in an array of industries from fast-moving consumer goods, apparel, footwear, health and beauty, home goods and housewares, automotive, food products and online retailers.
Barrett Distribution has invested in technology and systems, developed our people and created a proprietary process methodology we call the Barrett Blueprint ®, to strengthen our ability to design and deliver supply chain solutions responsive to the needs of Fortune 500 companies as well as the hot, new leaders of online retail and fast-moving consumer goods.
About the Inc. 500 | 5000
The Inc. 500 | 5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. The list debuted in 1981 as a ranking of the 100 fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. The following year, it expanded to the Inc. 500 and in 2007, the Inc. 5000 was inaugurated. As an Inc. 5000 honoree, Barrett Distribution Centers is ranked among some of the most successful private companies in America.