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Acme United says new facility currently undergoing upgrades

On August 30, Acme United purchased a 340K sq. ft. distribution facility in Rocky Mount, North Carolina to facilitate current and future growth. CEO Walter Johnson said that the new facility is currently being upgraded and will be available to begin consolidating distribution facilities by the end of the year. "We will have duplicate running costs until then, and expect to realize savings in 2014," Johnson said.