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Cory Home Delivery Adds New Business, Opens Cross-Dock Warehouse

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CORY Home Delivery, one of the largest and oldest specialized carriers in America announced that it  is adding new clients and expanding operations.

New business includes the opening of a distribution center in Melville, Long Island for a major furniture retailer with stores in the New York metropolitan region.  The new CORY 78,575 square-foot Suffolk County cross-dock facility is well located on the Route 110 corridor amid corporate and industrial centers and is easily accessible to major highways.

The festive grand opening took place with fanfare and flourish. After the ribbon-cutting ceremony including CORY team members, executives, and local officials, guests had brunch and toured the facility.

In addition to operating and managing the distribution center, new business includes Stickley Furniture, headquartered in Manilius, New York, with showrooms in Manhattan and throughout the metropolitan region, and Thomasville Furniture Connecticut.  Additionally, CORY has expanded operations with existing clients El Dorado Furniture Miami and Rooms To Go Texas, which is expanding throughout the south central region.

CORY’s formula for growth include consistent top service and strategic partnering with major national brand furniture, electronics, and appliance retailers.

“We are pleased to be in this favorable position in these challenging times,” says Patrick Cory, managing partner.  “Recent economic events and their impact on the industry are among

the most momentous of our 75 plus years in business.  Delivering product right the first time, every time and utilizing smart business strategies are integral to adding new clients that fit our growth model.”

Background: One of the oldest and largest specialized home delivery carriers in America, CORY Home Delivery, founded by Joseph Cory in 1934, today is in its third generation of family management and ownership.  Based in Secaucus, New Jersey, the company serves many of the top 100 furniture, appliance, and electronics retailers in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands.  The company dispatches a modern fleet of 500 customized vehicles daily delivering more than $2.1 billion of consumer products to more than 1.6 million consumers annually. For more information, call Patrick Cory at 201-795-1000, or visit corycompanies.com.  

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CORY managing partner Patrick Cory (right) joins with official Louis D’Amara in the  ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the opening of CORY’s new 78,575 square-foot  distribution center in Melville, New York.

 
Celebrating the opening of CORY’s distribution center are team members Keith Curran,  northeast regional manager; Bob Alter, chief operating officer; Bill Danek, Melville  delivery coordinator; Lou Greco, regional manager; Mike Turturro, Melville assistant delivery  coordinator; and Patrick Cory, managing partner.

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