VF Corp. has consolidated its distribution operations in China into a single, 915,000-square-foot facility designed to help it reach $1 billion in sales in the country by 2017.
The new distribution center is in Kunshan, just outside Shanghai, and is LEED Bronze certified for its low carbon footprint. Developed at a cost of 372 million yuan, or about $60 million at current exchange, it represents VF’s largest infrastructure investment in China.
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