SAKS OPENS TENN. INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY
LAVERGNE, TENN. — Saks Inc. has opened its 564,000-square-foot distribution and fulfillment center, located at 1 Walden Books Drive in LaVergne. The building is a former Borders distribution facility. The new center, which employs 250 full-time associates, will fulfill customers' orders from saks.com. A joint venture between DCT Industrial Trust and Saks owns the center. The retailer also operates distribution centers in Aberdeen, Md., and Ontario, Calif.