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Henry Schein hosts ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate new Southwestern distribution center

Henry Schein hosts ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate new Southwestern distribution center

Facility designed to increase efficiency, enable innovation and better serve customers; modernized 811,000-square-foot facility in Fort Worth, the largest in the company’s network

MELVILLE, New York, July 10, 2024–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq HSIC), the world’s largest provider of healthcare solutions to dental and medical practices, recently opened an 811,000-square-foot Southwest Distribution Center in Fort Worth, Texas, the largest building in the company’s global network.

Approximately 300 Schein team members, supplier partners, customers, company officials and leaders attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark this important milestone that underscores Henry Schein’s commitment to improving supply chain efficiency and customer service.

The new distribution center, located at 3701 Litsey Road in the AllianceTexas community, is 30 percent larger than the next largest Henry Schein distribution center and houses 255 Team Schein members. The facility provides Team Schein with an even more efficient workspace to provide healthcare workers with the products they need to provide the best quality patient care.

“Our new Southwestern Distribution Center is a testament to Team Schein’s commitment to innovation, reliability and customer service,” said Stanley M. Bergman, Henry Schein Chairman and CEO. “Throughout our more than 90-year history, we have often transformed our organization to meet customer needs by embracing new technologies and advancements. Our Fort Worth distribution center illustrates our commitment to upholding our enduring values ​​while focusing on our future. We are pleased to begin this new chapter in our supply chain history in the Fort Worth community.”

Henry Schein has served customers in the Southwest for more than 20 years from a distribution center in Grapevine, Texas. The company opened the doors to its 242,000-square-foot Grapevine facility in 1998 with 66 Team Schein members. During that time, the company experienced tremendous growth, which led to the decision to find more space. More than 95 percent of the Henry Schein team from Grapevine relocated to the new Fort Worth facility.

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About Henry Schein, Inc.
Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) is a solutions company for healthcare professionals, supported by a network of people and technology. With more than 25,000 Team Schein members worldwide, the company’s network of trusted advisors provides more than 1 million customers worldwide with more than 300 valued solutions that help improve operational success and clinical outcomes. Our business, clinical, technology and supply chain solutions help dentists and office-based physicians work more efficiently so they can more effectively deliver high-quality care. These solutions also support dental laboratories, government and institutional healthcare clinics, and other alternative healthcare settings.

Henry Schein operates through a centralized and automated distribution network, offering more than 300,000 Henry Schein branded and corporate branded products in its distribution centers.

Henry Schein, a FORTUNE 500 company and member of the S&P 500® Index, is headquartered in Melville, New York, and has operations or operations in 33 countries and territories. The company’s sales were $12.3 billion in 2023, having grown at a compound annual rate of approximately 11.5% since Henry Schein became a public company in 1995.

For more information, visit Henry Schein at www.henryschein.com, Facebook.com/HenrySchein, Instagram.com/HenrySchein, LinkedIn.com/Company/HenrySchein and @HenrySchein on X.

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