The Business Review by Michael DeMasi, Reporter Date: Friday, January 20, 2012 After spending $12 million on a new warehouse and corporate headquarters in Amsterdam, officials at Hill & Markes were dismayed in October when they started feeling cold drafts. Andrea Packer, vice president of marketing and an owner of the janitorial supply company, called John… read more
Congressman Paul Tonko toured Hill & Markes’ new energy efficient facility in the Town of Florida on Tuesday. As part of the tour, Congressman Tonko highlighted efforts to pass legislation that will put Americans back to work and make critical investments in infrastructure projects, which is critical for small businesses like Hill & Markes to… read more
11/08/11 TOWN OF FLORIDA – Congressman Paul Tonko this morning joined Hill & Markes Chief Operating Office Neal Packer, VP of Marketing Andrea Packer, and company employees on a tour of wholesale distributor’s brand new, energy efficient headquarters and warehouse in the Town of Florida. The 130,000 square foot warehouse tripled the capacity of the… read more
October 15, 2011 Hill & Markes Presentation video at their Ribbon Cutting ceremony 10/15/11 from Masterworks Media on Vimeo.
By Eric Anderson – Times Union – October, 15, 2011 Hill & Markes, a family-based wholesale distributor that dates from 1906, officially opened its $12 million distribution center and headquarters along Route 5S at the Town of Florida Business Park Friday. Operations began at the 130,000-square-foot structure last spring, and the offices were completed in… read more
By Jarret Carrol – Recorder News Staff – October, 15, 2011 TOWN OF FLORIDA – After 100 years, several moves, and recent flooding and regional destruction, Hill & Markes is not only surviving, it’s growing. The family based wholesale distributo of food service, disposable, industrial packaging and office supplies unveiled its 130,000 square foot facility… read more
For Immediate Release October 5, 2011 RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY ON OCTOBER 14TH FOR 130,000 SQ. FT. NEW CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS IN AMSTERDAM, NY ESTABLISHED IN 1906 FAMILY BASED BUSINESS GROWING DESPITE BAD ECONOMY AND RECENT STORM DEVASTATION. Amsterdam, NY — Hill & Markes, a family based wholesale distributor of food service disposables, industrial packaging, janitorial products,… read more
Hill & Markes has completed the journey to their new home located at 1997 State Highway 5S, Amsterdam, NY 12010. The video below will give you a preview of how Hill & Markes began and the hard work that was involved in completing the journey. Enjoy! Untitled from Video Craft on Vimeo.
Friday, July 15, 2011 Wholesale distributor Hill & Markes Inc. is moving into its new $12 million building today. The building, located in the Florida Business Park in Montgomery County will house its headquarters and a warehouse. The move comes a year after groundbreaking. The 130,000-square-foot building is 75 percent larger than the company’s former… read more
Structural work continues, but the new Hill & Markes plant is open for business Tuesday, May 17, 2011 FLORIDA — The foundation was poured even as architects worked to design the building it would support. Then, the structure went up in one of the snowiest winters in recent years. And in March, nine months after… read more