Area Distribution Center


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Area Distribution Center

A U.S. Postal Service facility that receives a high volume of mail. The area distribution center accumulates mail and sends it out to individual post offices, which in turn deliver it to the appropriate addresses.
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That's what Wal-Mart plans to do later this month when it launches its RFID pilot program at three Dallas area distribution centers.
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HP will consolidate the operations of three Bay Area distribution centers here, accepting inbound components from domestic and Far East manufacturing sites and sending outbound products throughout North America.
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