H-E-B unveiled its largest e-commerce fulfillment center in Katy on Sept. 6, according to a news release.

The details

The 100,000-square-foot facility is located at 2102 Elrod Road, Katy, and is the seventh eCommerce fulfillment center of the Texas-based retailer.

The Katy location is H-E-B’s first standalone eCommerce fulfillment center. This facility will primarily support H-E-B Curbside and home delivery orders in the Houston area.

E-commerce fulfillment centers stock store goods to fulfill online orders. According to the news release, the facility aims to:
  • Have more capacity
  • Have greater efficiency
  • Have less aisle congestion for the in-store shopper
  • Have better product availability
The facility is expected to employ over 300 part-time and full-time employees.

What they’re saying

“Across our business we are adopting innovative technologies that give our partners the tools they need to provide great service and a top-quality shopping experience for our customers,” said Kedar Patel, H-E-B’s vice president of e-commerce.