Leading order fulfillment and teleservices company CPU2 has announced that effective immediately the company’s name is changing to Guthy|RenkerTM Fulfillment Services, LLC, or simply GRFS.
According to Walter Gross, Senior Vice President of Fulfillment Operations, the name change reflects the company’s affiliation with its largest client and parent company, Guthy|Renker, LLC, headquartered in Palm Desert, CA.
GRFS is preparing its distribution centers in North Carolina and southern California to handle more direct-to-consumer fulfillment activity. Guthy|
“We are fortunate to be backed by one of the world’s true marketing powerhouses. Guthy|Renker’
The company recently announced it was hiring additional customer service agents in its Arden, NC and Covington, LA call centers to handle existing and anticipated new business as well.
GRFS was founded in 1978 by Guthy|Renker co-chairman Bill Guthy under the name Cassette Productions Unlimited. After operating as a division of Protocol Global Marketing for six years beginning in 2001, the company was spun off in 2007 and purchased by its executive management group and Guthy|Renker and the name was changed to CPU2.
Guthy|Renker, LLC is one of the largest and most respected direct marketing companies in the world with distribution in 61 countries around the globe and more than $1.5 billion per year in sales. Best known for their Proactiv acne treatment solution, Guthy|Renker has had dozens of hit programs and products since its founding in 1988.
GRFS, LLC contact:
Senior VP Fulfillment Services
Guthy|Renker Fulfillment Services
800.545.3828 ext. 501-1208
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Guthy|Renker Fulfillment Services provides outsourced call center and fulfillment services for direct marketers, e-commerce and Fortune 1000 companies. As the fulfillment arm of Guthy|Renker, GRFS has over 20 years experience taking great care of customers.
Founded by Bill Guthy in 1978 as Cassette Productions Unlimited, the company evolved through several name and ownership changes, officially changing the name to Guthy|Renker™
GRFS now offers a comprehensive suite of third-party logistics (3PL) and Business Process Outsourcing services including fulfillment services, call center solutions, and creative custom packaging.
GRFS operates three large product fulfillment distribution centers — one in Orange County, CA and two near Asheville, NC, as well as three customer call centers — one in Covington, LA and two near Asheville, NC, encompassing more than 420,000 square feet and over 650 employees.