Wal-Mart Stores Opens $100M Distribution Center in Triangle Region
MEBANE, N.C. — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has opened a new $100 million distribution center in Mebane, roughly 23 miles west of Durham. The new industrial property is expected to create 550 jobs. The Mebane Walmart Distribution Center will be used to supply and distribute perishable food products for more than 55 Walmart stores in North Carolina and Virginia. This new facility is Wal-Mart’s fourth distribution center in North Carolina. Wal-Mart Stores held a grand opening ceremony on Wed., July 13 attended by North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory and other local officials.