MSC Industrial Supply Co., which came in at No. 14 on Industrial Distribution's 2014 Big 50 List, will open a 400,000-square foot distribution center later this month in southwest Columbus, according to bizjournals.com.
The facility is set to open Sept. 30 and will employ 100 workers, with MSC planning to increase that number to 300 over the next four years.
MSC is one of the world's largest distributors of hardware, hand tools, and industrial equipment. Its other distribution centers are in Reno, Nevada; Elkhart, Indiana; Harrisburg, Pennslyvania; and Atlanta.