Lyreco, the third largest distributor of workplace products and solutions in the world, is expanding its Irish operation by investing €34 million in a new facility in Rathcoole, Co. Dublin.
The company currently employs 94 people and the opening of its new facility in Dublin is expected to create an additional 50 jobs. The business has the largest field-based sales force in the industry and its new premises will be the largest of its kind in Ireland, with innovative vertical storage technology and 50 per cent additional capacity on site.
Lyreco is already one of Ireland’s foremost workplace solutions providers, partnering with both private and public sector clients in retail, industry, hospitality, healthcare, construction, and education, as well as satisfying the growing demand for home office and hybrid working.
The company stocks over 7,000 products in their Dublin distribution centre, with many available for next day delivery, and has access to over 3,000 additional products which are available for delivery within 48 hours. These products span 18 categories including general office stationery and supplies, cleaning and catering, hygiene and personal protective equipment, technology and much more.
Speaking today, Managing Director of Lyreco UK and Ireland, Michael Milward said, "We have come a long way over the past 50 years, and we are excited to continue our journey, delivering a great working day to businesses across the region. Our new premises are part of an ambitious expansion plan in Ireland that will see us increasing our partnerships with our customers, helping them to adapt to the changing face of how we all work and provide them with workplace solutions that help them to achieve their sustainability objectives too."