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Warehousing and Distribution

Whether you’re a Fortune 500 company or a start-up, you need efficient warehousing and distribution services to keep your business running smoothly. To help you ensure an optimized supply chain, we offer custom warehousing and distribution solutions tailored to your company’s unique needs.

Warehousing Services

With 14 strategically located warehousing and distribution facilities throughout Minnesota and Missouri, Murphy offers a wide range of storage options for different industries. Our bulk, rack, and food grade storage enable you to store your goods in an appropriate environment until you’re ready to ship them to your customers.

Flexible Storage Arrangements for Your Goods

Whether you need permanent, long-term, or short-term storage in the United States, we offer many options. With over 3 million square feet of warehouse space, we can develop a suitable warehousing arrangement for you. Do you need dry storage or temperature-controlled storage? How about bonded or seasonal storage? We’ll partner with you to craft the right custom solution for your business needs.

Safe and Environmentally-Friendly Product Storage

You need to ensure that your goods are free from damage and theft. So we offer secure warehousing space, including gated, guard shack secured outdoor storage. You’ll also rest assured knowing that our buildings are environmentally friendly, with LEED and ENERGY STAR certifications.

  • Permanent, Long-Term and Short-Term Warehousing for Business
    • Food Grade Storage
    • ESFR Sprinkler System
    • Dry Storage
    • Temperature-Controlled Storage
    • Contract Storage
    • Shared Storage
    • Short Term Storage
    • Seasonal Storage
    • Bonded Storage
    • Secure Access
    • LEED and ENERGY STAR Certified Buildings

Distribution Services

As a leading Midwest 3PL logistics company, we provide logistics services to help you move your products to where they need to be. Our asset-based fleet of Murphy trucks and 3PL brokerage put a 500-truck fleet at your disposal to help you get your goods to their destination on time and within budget.

Accommodation for Different Shipping Volumes

Whether you need to ship FTL (Full Truck Load) shipments to your customers or are interested in collaboration or consolidation arrangements, we can help. Our expert team will help you work out the appropriate solution, regardless of your shipment size. Being a full 3PL logistics company allows us to offer the solutions that fit your precise needs.

Shipping by Rail, Simplified

If you are shipping over long distances, rail can be a cost-effective and environmentally friendly option. Many of our warehouses in Minnesota and Missouri have dedicated rail siding to help make shipping your goods more straightforward and efficient.

Custom 3PL Logistics Solutions Tailored to Your Needs

No two businesses are alike, and your logistics needs will vary based on the particulars of your industry and business model. That’s why we offer a range of logistics solutions and tailor them to your needs. From cross-docking to bonded freight to fulfillment and more, we can help you meet the needs of your customers.

  • Fulfillment Services
  • Cross-Docking
  • Consolidation/Collaboration
  • Promotional Preparation
  • Delegated Inventory Control Department
  • Inventory and Quality Control
    • Product Sampling
    • Lot/Serial Number/SKU Control
    • Cycle Counting
    • Auditing
    • Sanitation (ASI Excellent Certified)
    • ISO Certification
    • United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Inspections
  • Rail Service, Indoors and Outdoors
  • International Logistics/Bonded Freight
  • Just-in-Time Plant Support
  • Distribution Options
    • Fulfillment
    • Pool/Distribution/Consolidation
    • Cross Docking
    • Order Picking and Packing
    • Postponement
  • Value-Added Services, including labeling, kitting, and assembly/light assembly