Firestone Ag opens distribution center

May 3, 2004

Firestone Agricultural Tire Co.'s (FATC) new global distribution center in Des Moines, Iowa, is up and running.

"The 850,000-square-foot warehouse will be key to (FATC's) global business," say FATC officials.

FATC consolidated six external warehouses into the new facility, which will ship tires to more than 70 countries.

The warehouse was officially opened on April 29.