Case Studies

Murphy has a diverse portfolio of customer partners and a long history of providing business solutions that help ensure a strong bottom line and business success. Here are some examples.

Challenge: Customized Storage and Logistics, Plant Support

Solution: Murphy Provides Plant Support for a Local Manufacturer. A local manufacturer and supplier of home construction and replacement materials had been running their own warehouse for twenty years. As...

Challenge: Providing logistics services short term for complex projects

Solution:   From small renovation projects at local coffee shops, to massive US Bank Stadium logistics projects Murphy finds a quality solution for all of our clients. Although it is not as common as...

Challenge: Re-label Cases to Large Retailer Specifications

Solution: Murphy’s Client Solutions Specialist received a phone call from a potential customer that was searching for item re-labeling of cases. The labeling specifications needed to fit the demands of a...

Challenge: Meeting Retailers' Demands for Nationwide Distribution of International Products

Solution: International Services, Nationwide Retail Distribution Murphy Warehouse Company partnered with a leading Canadian camping accessories manufacturer and supplier to well-known retailers in both the...

Challenge: Adapt to Rapid Growth

Solution: Managing Special Inventory Needs, Responsiveness to Changing Business Needs, Collaboration toward Independence In 1989, a wine company based in St. Paul, Minn., sold high-quality domestic and...

Challenge: Meet Expansion Needs without Interrupting Business

Solution: Short Term Leasing When an Ohio-based Company, providing high quality components to the garage door industry, wanted to expand operations into the Twin Cities, the company didn't want to be...

Challenge: e-Commerce, Logistics Efficiencies

Solution: Product and Assembly Customization Several years ago, a California entrepreneur and his dog saw the need for high-quality, nutritious pet food and pet snacks. At that time, no other product in the...

Challenge: Customize Warehouse Environment to Meet Unexpected Needs

Solution: Create Emergency Refrigeration for an Unrefrigerated Warehouse Founded in Minneapolis more than 130 years ago, this customer has been a longstanding partner with Murphy Warehouse Company. The...

Challenge: Manage Rapid Business Growth, Expanding Diverse Product Inventory Efficiently Together

Solution: Variable Warehousing, Forecasting, Transportation, Nationwide Distribution A Minnesota-based family-owned food business started their production in the early 1960s. After about a decade of handling...

Challenge: Achieve Logistical Efficiencies

Solution: Customized staging and technical assembly of specialized products, nationwide distribution, and handling of returns. Our business partner is based in Calgary, Alberta, and manufactures communication...