For Immediate Release
Contact: Linda Meehan
Mendota Heights, MN — January 6, 2017 — This year 2017, starts on a great note for Manna Freight Systems with the recognition as being a best business in its class by Twin Cities Business Magazine. On January 11, the nationwide logistics provider based in Minnesota, will receive its award at the annual Small Business Success Stories dinner held in Minneapolis.
In an article appearing in Twin Cities Business January 2017 edition, Manna Freight Systems was noted as being a company that responded to the need for greater logistics and white-glove delivery capabilities to residences. The company also has been quick to make connections around the country among logistics networks in order to satisfy the logistics needs of retailers and manufacturers in furniture, appliance, electronics and many other large consumer product categories.
Another major capability recognized is Manna Freight Systems success in opening distribution centers, which numbers 20 in the United States. These are either permanent centers or facilities established for specific major retail openings operated for a set period of time. Manna Freight Systems, Founder and CEO Alan Meehan, said they have done these operations for major retailers and it is a unique set of capabilities increasingly necessary for a changing retail environment.
About Manna Freight Systems
Manna Freight Systems is a privately held logistics management company based in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area and operates three home delivery brands. Those brands are Manna Distribution Services, Orion Air Ride, and Last Mile Home. These brands have years of experience in retail and eCommerce product logistics particularly among large consumer products. For example, representatives of these brands participate on the Specialized Furniture Carriers group, a division of the American Home Furnishings Alliance. They have developed best practices for distribution centers after opening 20 centers in the last three years. Lastly, high-speed and white-glove delivery are major capabilities they offer the market in bedding, case goods, and other large consumer products.