Continental Tire Canada, Inc. celebrated the opening of its new warehouse yesterday morning in Oshawa, ON. The Oshawa facility is the newest addition to its company banner and offers multi-model access (including rail), a climate controlled environment, and sub-assembly facilities.
John Gray, mayor of Oshawa, Mario La Barbera, president Pival International, Oliver Winschiers, general manager Continental Tire Canada and Dominique Lacroix, director of logistics Continental Tire North America led the grand opening ceremony with welcoming remarks and officially opened the warehouse by cutting the ribbon.
“It is great to announce such good news these days”, said Oliver Winschiers. “As part of our continuing effort to advance our logistics and continually improve our future service performance levels to our customers, I would like to say thank you to Pival and the City of Oshawa for their tremendous support.”
Continental Tire Canada will have up to half a million tires inventoried in the Pival facility with approximately 20 trailers arriving and leaving the warehouse daily. Continental is very proud to announce the same-time implementation of WAMOS, an inventory management system, which supports the monitoring of the latest stock availability in real-time through its on-line application ContiLink.