Green Notes

Published: February 2016

  It is well documented that companies using a 3PL for storage and distribution see increased efficiency, lower costs and mitigated risk. 3PL’s, however, do not always work on long term...

Author: Greg Parupsky

Rail Shipping facilities in Minneapolis at Murphy Warehouse

Published: January 2016

  Shipping products throughout the nation on the rail can be one of the most effective and efficient modes of transportation. Whether shipments are heavy and can't be transported over the...

Author: Paul Welna

Vector Trucks for brokerage and asset based transportation

Published: January 2016

  Ensuring that products are delivered safely, efficiently and on time is a top priority for shippers throughout the nation and choosing transportation carriers and options can be a huge task....

Author: Paul Welna

Murphy Warehouse Logistics Solutions Full Transportation

Published: January 2016

  With over 3.5 million square feet of warehouse space, Murphy Warehouse is known for being one of the Midwest’s largest warehousing and distribution service providers. What many don...

Author: Paul Welna

Christmas Tree Warehouse Logistics Blog

Published: December 2015

    'Twas the week before Christmas and all through the warehouse, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. (Because pest control is number one at Murphy Warehouse) Many...

Author: Wendy Pigorsch

Published: December 2015

  When a company begins to grow, transitions can be challenging and the operation may experience some growing pains. Maintaining great service for customers, providing quality products and...

Author: Greg Parupsky

Warehousing company forklift sign in Minneapolis

Published: December 2015

  Security is a top priority for most companies out there, making it a top priority for 3PL providers as well. Ensuring that products maintain the same level of security with an outsourced...

Author: Andy Welna

Security perimeter in a Minnesota Warehouse

Published: November 2015

  The evolution of the logistics industry brings updates and exciting new trends to the entire supply chain. Keeping inventory safe and secure is a top priority for everybody from manufacturers...

Author: Andy Welna

Security Measures taken in a 3PL - Record Keeping

Published: November 2015

  There are many different types of risk throughout the supply chain. Companies work hard to mitigate that risk, in order to keep their product, reputation and company safe. When working with a...

Author: D. Thomas Griep, CPA, JD

Foreign Trade Zone at Murphy International Logistics Center

Published: November 2015

What is a Foreign Trade Zone? Foreign Trade Zones are free-trade-zones under U.S. Customs and Border Protection supervision. Merchandise can be brought into the Zone via air, rail, or freight...

Author: Greg Parupsky

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