Wisconsin based Northern Battery has opened a new warehouse and recycling facility in Chicago. The move is in response to Northern Battery's growing share in the Chicago market and will serve as a key distribution point for greater Illinois and western Indiana. The Broadview Il, location will join 5 other Northern Battery locations in Wisconsin and Minnesota.
La Crosse, WI, United States., March 17, 2014 - (PressReleasePoint) -
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Northern Battery Expands Midwest Operations With New Chicago Facility
La Crosse, WI. - March 5, 2014 - Wisconsin based Northern Battery has opened a full-service
warehouse and recycling facility in Broadview, IL. The new facility is intended to strengthen
Northern Battery's position in the Chicago market by enhancing service to existing customers
and serving as a supply and sales center point for new markets in Chicago, greater Illinois and
The new Chicago facility located at 2435 Braga Drive, Broadview, IL will join Northern Battery's
warehouse and distribution centers in La Crosse, WI, St. Paul, MN, Madison, WI, Wausau, WI
and Fond du Lac, WI.
Kirk Donskey, Vice President of Operations explains, "We've been supplying the Chicago area
for many years from our Madison distribution center. We've grown the market to a point where it
made good sense for us to add a distribution point there. We'll be able to serve our existing
customers more efficiently as we grow our business in the greater Chicago area."
Vice President of Sales, Kyle Donskey outlines another benefit of the expansion, "Our new
location will also serve as a sales headquarters in the Chicago market and creates a vehicle for
us to explore and develop new opportunities. Our long-term strategy is to use the Chicago
facility as a springboard to expand our business throughout Illinois and Indiana."
Founded in 1971, Northern Battery is a premier wholesale and retail supplier of batteries and
systems for all types of DC and AC power products. Northern Battery specializes in batteries for
automotive, motive power, marine, motorcycle, golf, RV, ATV and products and solutions for
stationary power and renewable energy applications.
Northern Battery is headquartered in La Crosse, WI with offices and warehouse facilities in St.Paul, MN, Madison, WI, Wausau, WI and Fond du Lac, WI.