May 14, 2007 10:00 ET

Metro Park Warehouses Wins E. & J. Gallo Winery / G3 Enterprises "Regional Distribution Center of the Year" Award for the 3rd Time in 3 Years

KANSAS CITY, MO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 14, 2007 -- Metro Park Warehouses, Inc. has received the E. & J. Gallo Winery / G3 Enterprises -- "Regional Distribution Center of the Year" Award for 2006. This award recognizes outstanding performance among its third-party logistics service providers throughout the U.S. Metro Park was also honored with this same award in 2005 and 2004.

E. & J. Gallo Winery / G3 Enterprises utilizes third-party providers in a national RDC network to shorten the order cycle and improve service and quality to their customers. Service providers are measured and ranked monthly via a collection of KPI's, such as inventory accuracy and order fill, to ensure an effective and efficient supply chain process for E. & J. Gallo product distribution in the marketplace.

About E. & J. Gallo Winery:

For more than seven decades, E. & J. Gallo has built its reputation as the world leader in the art and science of winemaking, wine grape growing, and marketing and distribution of wines worldwide. With state-of-the-art wineries located throughout California, supplied by vineyards in all of the state's premier growing regions, E. & J. Gallo creates top-quality wines to suit every taste.

About G3 Enterprises:

In January, 2003, four companies that have served the beverage industry for decades combined efforts to become a new single solution provider for a variety of packaging products and supply chain services. G3 Enterprises consists of Logistics division, two Manufacturing divisions and a Real Estate division. Headquartered in Modesto California, G3's portfolio of customers is extensive within the Wine and Beverage industries.

About Metro Park Warehouses:

Metro Park Warehouses operates over 2,000,000 sq. ft. of high quality food grade space in Kansas City for over 120 customers. For more than 36 years, Fortune 500 companies have utilized Metro Park's dedicated personnel and modern facilities to lower costs, increase sales, improve customer service and optimize resources. For more info, go to

About TeamDCA:

For nearly 20 years, Distribution Centers of America (DCA) has been recognized for service excellence throughout its national network of member companies, together comprising more than 12 million square feet of warehouse space. Individually owned and operated, each member of TeamDCA is a leader in its regional market, providing value-added warehousing and third party logistics services responsive to the needs of global companies and committed to customer success in that region. For more information or to request a quote for service, visit

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