Groupon to open Hebron warehouse

HEBRON, KY (FOX19) - Groupon on Monday officially opens its first warehouse.

The company's Hebron facility will have 50 full-time employees, the company said. The center is located at 1081 Aviation Blvd.

"Opening a warehouse in Northern Kentucky gives us greater control over our supply chain and will ultimately provide a better service to our customers while helping reduce costs," Groupon spokesman Tim DeClaire said.

The ribbon-cutting ceremony is at 9:30 a.m. Officials expected to attend are Groupon CEO Eric Lefkofsky and Kentucky Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson.

Groupon, based in Chicago, is a daily deals website and smart phone app.

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