Aldez to Establish MTMUS Support Facility Located in SouthPoint, Alabama

SouthPoint Business Park in Alabama continues to attract quality companies with the sixth tenant moving into the park.  The latest addition is Aldez, a leading Inventory management and distribution company focused on the automotive industry.

The core management team is comprised of automotive industry and military veterans with a substantial focus on service.  Founded in 1998, the company provides support services to the automotive industry. so they can free up their resources to focus on their core manufacturing processes.  As a result of its exceptional processes and customer support, the company has grown rapidly and expanded its services to additional automotive facilities.  With 22 years of exceptional service, the company has received over 20 Performance and Supplier of the Year awards from their customers.

Aldez’s new operation in SouthPoint will start by providing MRO crib management and distribution center services for the MTMUS facility to begin operations in Huntsville, Alabama.  Additional, capacity is allocated to provide future growth for Tier I and Tier II suppliers that will support this rapidly expanding operation.

“This new, state-of-the-art facility is a strategic move that will allow us to serve MTMUS manufacturing’s newest automotive facility in Huntsville, Limestone County, AL and enable further growth with their supplier base,” Aldez’s COO Mike Byrne stated.  “We have had a fantastic experience with the Hollingsworth team starting up this new operation.  From our first phone conversation in December, I could tell that Joe Hollingsworth has developed a company that Aldez wanted to do business with now and into the future.”

“We have started another facility in SouthPoint now that this existing building has been leased,” stated Joe Hollingsworth, CEO of The Hollingsworth Companies. “The Huntsville, Limestone County, Alabama market continues to expand.  Our construction plans include two spec buildings, one at 173,888 SF (completed now) and another at 109,020 SF by October 2020.”

The SouthPoint Business Park, Alabama is located adjacent to both the I-65 and 1-565.  This location provides excellent access to markets from Nashville, TN and Louisville, KY to the north and Birmingham and Montgomery, AL to the south.  This corridor is highly favored by companies that serve the southern automotive market.

“Joe Hollingsworth participated as one of our first equity investors. In addition, Joe Hollingsworth has served as a board member and leading advisor for strategic planning and direction.” — Scott Kelley, President and CEO, Service Center Metals