Cory Opens Maryland DC to Serve Bob's Discount Business

Furniture Today, July 18, 2017 - SECAUCUS, N.J. – Cory Home Delivery has opened a 42,000-square-foot distribution center in Jessup, Md., to service retailer Bob’s Discount Furniture in the Mid-Atlantic region.

According to the company, Cory has experienced 30% growth so far this year, and this new location is part of a strategic expansion plan for Cory as they continue to grow throughout the country.

“We are delighted to grow our business by providing services for Bob’s Discount Furniture from this beautiful state-of-the-art facility.” said CEO Patrick Cory.

Cory, along with his executive and operational leadership team welcomed more than 150 guests, clients, vendors and team members to a ribbon cutting ceremony and celebration. They thanked the Cory start-up team, led by retired COO Bob Alter, Mid-Atlantic Regional Manager John Braun and Facility Manager Charles Cepero for the transformation of the building.

“This journey began many months ago with the search for a building that could provide a cross-dock operation for Bob’s Discount Furniture,” Alter said. “In spite of a few setbacks and challenges we have been able to provide our client with a great delivery center with quality and execution second to none in our industry.”

Peter Sorrentino, vice president of delivery operations and outbound logistics for Bob’s Discount Furniture said during his congratulatory remarks about their partnership with Cory, “this facility not only exemplifies Cory commitment to Bob’s Discount Furniture and its customer but sets a building standard for all to duplicate.”

As part of the ceremony Patrick Cory accepted a citation welcoming Cory to Howard County, Md., from Vice President of Business Development Mark Thompson and Director of Business Retention and Expansion Catherine Bedolla.

In conclusion of the ceremony, Patrick presented a donation to the Bob’s Charity Foundation, which supports the children within the community.

Guests were invited to take a tour of building and enjoyed a BBQ lunch.