Last Mile Home Adds Houston DC

Powell Slaughter - Furniture Today, November 4, 2017 - MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. – Final-mile delivery specialist Last Mile Home has opened a new distribution center in Houston, to serve metro and regional destinations.

Simon Cookson was named manager of the nearly 40,000-square-foot Houston distribution center. Additional Last Mile Home employees will provide customer experience support and handle freight. Delivery services are provided by uniformed independent owner/operators.

“Opening this latest distribution center in the Houston area underscores our commitment to the last mile space as we build out our network,” said Al Meehan, president of Manna Freight Systems, Last Mile Home’s parent company.

Last Mile Home is one of three Manna Freight Systems logistics brands delivering large consumer products to homes throughout the United States. Since 2014, Last Mile Home has established more than 20 permanent or staging distribution operations for furniture, appliances and other consumer goods for major retailers.

Last Mile Home operates distribution centers in Minneapolis, Portland, New Orleans, Los Angeles, St. Louis, Baltimore, Houston, Chicago and Indianapolis.