IDI Gazeley, one of the world’s leading investors and developers of logistics warehouses and distribution parks, announces the completion of a new 51,000 m² national distribution center and service sector campus at Saint-Fargeau-Ponthierry (South of Paris) for Toys“R”Us – the world’s leading dedicated toy and juvenile products retailer.
The brand new distribution center facility will serve as the new national distribution center for Toys"Я"Us and supply its entire French department store chain network, also meeting the growing needs of its e-commerce operations. The building features an automated conveyor system together with a range of advanced environmentally efficient design features.
The building also includes 3,000 m² of office space that will serve as the retailer’s head office and host all of its administrative services. Overall the campus has also been designed with the company’s future expansion requirements in mind and has built-in capacity for 12,000 m² of additional storage.
Fabrice Cervoni – Managing Director IDI Gazeley France, said: “We are delighted to have been chosen by leading global retailer Toys“R”Us to develop this important new national distribution center campus development which brings together all of their logistics activities and services into one strategic location. This project further underlines the significant strides we are making in France to build upon our offering and develop our platform in all of the key strategic logistics locations throughout the country.”
Source: IDI Gazeley