Jackson, MS — Noble Supply and Logistics is locating distribution operations in Olive Branch. The project is a $4.41 million corporate investment and will create at least 25 jobs. Noble Supply and Logistics provides worldwide supply and logistics services to the U.S. military; federal, state and local governments; and commercial clients. The company will occupy 67,000 square feet of a 250,000-square-foot facility in Scannell Logistics Park. The Olive Branch distribution hub will be Noble’s largest warehouse operations.The Mississippi Development certified Noble for the Advantage Jobs Rebate Program, which is designated for eligible businesses that create new jobs exceeding the average annual wage of the state or county in which the company locates or expands. The Tennessee Valley Authority also is assisting with the project.
Noble began limited operations in Olive Branch in January, supporting U.S. military installations in Europe and U.S. Central Command. It plans to continue to expand operations in Olive Branch throughout the year as it transfers programs to the location. Noble plans to fill 25 full-time positions by the end of the year.
“Once again, Mississippi’s prime location and excellent transportation network win for the people of DeSoto County. Noble Supply and Logistics’ new Olive Branch operations, the company’s largest to date, will benefit the entire the region as dozens of new jobs coming online will strengthen the local tax base and generate stronger, more vibrant communities in Northwest Mississippi.” – Gov. Tate Reeves
“MDA is proud to add Noble Supply and Logistics to the state’s strong portfolio of industry-leading logistics companies that call Mississippi home. Companies from around the country and around the globe continue to recognize the numerous advantages of a Mississippi location, like our exceptional workforce and central U.S. location, and I am certain the Noble team will benefit from our many competitive assets for years to come.” – MDA Interim Executive Director Laura Hipp
“This new distribution center in Olive Branch is the ideal location for Noble’s expansion of fulfillment services. The facility expands our support to our U.S. military and government customers across the country and also supports shipments heading overseas to customers in Europe and CENTCOM.” – Noble Supply and Logistics CEO Tom Noble
“TVA and Northcentral Electric Cooperative congratulate Noble Supply and Logistics on its decision to establish operations and create job opportunities in DeSoto County. Helping attract and retain jobs and investment in the Valley is fundamental to TVA’s mission of service. We are proud to partner with Mississippi Development Authority, DeSoto County Economic Development Council, city of Olive Branch and DeSoto County to help further that mission and celebrate this announcement together.” – TVA Senior Vice President of Economic Development John Bradley
“The city of Olive Branch is pleased Noble Supply and Logistics selected Olive Branch as their newest distribution operations center. Their global supply chain management network will benefit from our labor market and amenities. We look forward to partnering with them. Olive Branch continues to lead the way for key development in Mississippi.” – Mayor Ken Adams, City of Olive Branch
Noble is a global provider of supply chain management, logistics, mission support, and technology/e-commerce solutions for the U.S. military, federal, state and local governments. Its footprint includes operation centers, distribution centers and consolidation points positioned to expedite delivery and enhance product availability.
About Mississippi Development Authority
Mississippi Development Authority is the state’s lead economic and community development agency. MDA focuses on new business recruitment, existing business expansion, workforce training, and tourism promotion. For more information, visit MDA’s website at mississippi.org.