OREM, UTAH1(August 2005)-Unicity International Inc., a multi-national heath, nutrition and education company headquartered in Orem, Utah, has completed the relocation of its North America fulfillment operations from Boca Raton, Florida to the EDS Fulfillment Center in Salt Lake City, Utah.
EDS, a leading global services provider, will provide fulfillment services for all of Unicity’s North America operations as well as facilitate inventory management requirements for Unicity’s Asian and European operations.
“The primary objective for relocating our fulfillment operations to Utah was to improve service levels for our Associates,” said Paulo Bangerter, Chairman & CEO of Unicity International. “We are committed to supporting the growing needs of our business associates and felt that we could better serve those needs through our business relationship with EDS.”
The relocation of Unicity’s fulfillment operations results in a shift of about 40 full-time employment positions from Boca Raton, Florida to Salt Lake City. In addition, the relocation will have a significant impact on freight service providers in the region.
“We are very pleased with the smooth transition from our operation in Florida to the EDS facility in Salt Lake City,” said Stewart Hughes, Unicity’s President. “The business agreement with EDS will greatly facilitate our ability to provide excellent service to our associates and will be a key factor in supporting our future growth.”
Unicity International is a health • nutrition • education company committed to the pioneering of nutritional science and products. Located in Orem, Utah, the company operates affiliates in 14 foreign markets, distributing nutritional products through a network of independent distributors. Visit our website at www.makelifebetter.com.
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Global Communications & Marketing