By: Jacqueline Wazir
Longworth Industries, Inc., parent company of Polarmax® and XGO® next-to-skin active apparel, hosted an open house at its new offices and distribution center in Southern Pines, North Carolina today. The company was joined by community leaders, business partners and customers to celebrate this new, larger 30,000 sq. ft. facility that will accommodate both brands’ expected growth in the next few years. Its new state-of- the art technology will also allow Polarmax® and XGO® to provide all of their customers with more efficient and timely service.
“We moved in 2003 to a new warehouse/distribution center and office space in West End, NC to support our growth plans, “ said Randy Black, President & CEO for Longworth Industries. “We needed space and had run out it by the end of 2002. Now we are continuing that growth by moving into a new and even larger 30,000 sq. ft. facility in Southern Pines, NC to support our future growth plans for our two(2) brands: Polarmax® and XGO®. This is indeed a very big, very exciting, and very much a transformational move for our people, our company and our brands. We thank everyone who was able to come and celebrate this exciting milestone for our company.”
Customer Service, Warehousing and Distribution, and all Corporate activities will be at the Southern Pines location. Polarmax® and XGO® manufacturing will still continue at the Longworth plant in Candor, NC.
Southern Pines, NC is located 30 miles south of Sandford, NC on US1 and 5 miles east of Pinehurst, NC.
Longworth Headquarters’ new physical address is:
565 Air Tool Dr., Suite K Southern Pines, NC 28387
Longworth’s new mailing address is :
POB 2716 Southern Pines, NC 28388
Longworth Industries is a vertically integrated manufacturer of high-performance, moisture wicking, anti-microbial next-to-skin. Longworth products are manufactured exclusively in the United States and distributed to select domestic and global markets.