Penguin Putnam Publishing to Close

Published 02/07 2014 12:04PM

Updated 02/07 2014 12:05PM

The merger of Penguin Putnam Publishing with Random House will lead to the closure of the warehouse in Kirkwood.

According to published reports, the new company will close the Five Mile Point facility along with another in Pittston, Penn. as it consolidates its supply chain. Penguin Random House plans to significantly expand its remaining warehouses in Maryland and Indiana.

The Kirkwood operation is expected to close by June 2015.

Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.