Governor Lee, Commissioner McWhorter Announce ZLINE Kitchen and Bath to Expand Distribution Operations in Gibson County
- Leading manufacturer and distributor of kitchen and bath appliances to invest in multimillion-dollar expansion
- Project will create 50 new jobs in Milan
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Stuart McWhorter and ZLINE Kitchen and Bath officials announced today the company will be investing in a multimillion-dollar expansion in its Northwest Tennessee distribution operations by locating a new facility in Milan.
Four years after establishing its distribution headquarters in Carroll County, ZLINE will expand as the company acquires the former Dura Automotive Systems building. As a result of the project, ZLINE will create 50 new jobs in Gibson County.
The additional back-office and logistics workforce at the Milan plant will support ZLINE’s logistics headquarters in Bruceton by adding an additional customer service center and enhancing the company’s distribution of ranges, refrigerators, stoves, ovens, microwaves and hoods. ZLINE will employ more than 100 people in Northwest Tennessee through the expansion.
Founded by Andrew Zuro in 2007 and headquartered in Reno, Nevada, ZLINE Kitchen and Bath is a family-owned leading luxury appliance manufacturer and distributor. Each ZLINE distribution center houses various departments, ranging from shipping, customer service, sales, marketing and other business development teams.
Since 2018, TNECD has supported more than 30 economic development projects in the Northwest Tennessee region, resulting in approximately 3,300 job commitments and approximately $644 million in capital investment.
“Tennessee is the fastest growing state in the nation thanks to our strong business climate and highly skilled workforce. I welcome ZLINE to the Volunteer State and appreciate this company’s commitment to job creation in Gibson County so that Tennesseans across the region have every opportunity to succeed.” – Gov. Bill Lee
“With direct access to water, rail and interstate, Northwest Tennessee offers logistics companies cost-effective ways to meet their customers and suppliers around the globe. We appreciate ZLINE’s continued investment in our state and believe Gibson County will be the ideal location to support this company’s further growth.” – TNECD Commissioner Stuart McWhorter
“We are honored and excited to be continuing the expansion of our operations in Tennessee. After the successful launch of our Bruceton distribution center, we were confident in finding more growth opportunities within Tennessee.” – Andrew Zuro, founder and president, ZLINE Kitchen and Bath
“I am very pleased to see these jobs coming to Gibson County, which is a great location for new and expanding businesses. I congratulate ZLINE as well as our local officials, Governor Lee, Commissioner McWhorter and all who helped secure these jobs.” – Sen. John Stevens (R-Huntingdon)
“I am proud to welcome ZLINE to the growing business community in Milan. This expansion represents a significant investment by the company that will create 50 new jobs in our area. I appreciate the work of our state and local officials who helped make this announcement possible.” – Rep. Brock Martin (R-Huntingdon)
Founded in 2007 by Founder and President Andrew Zuro, ZLINE is a family-owned appliance company based in Reno-Tahoe, USA. Drawing inspiration from the elegance of Lake Tahoe, ZLINE provides an elevated, luxury experience with industry-leading kitchen appliances and bath fixtures. Each collection is meticulously designed and shipped by Zuro and his team here in the United States, and reflects the limitless beauty found in the unique elements of Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada landscapes. With refined attention to detail and advanced product engineering, ZLINE seamlessly enhances the spaces that mean the most.
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