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Our Warehouse and Fulfillment History

Founded in 1935 in St. Paul, Minnesota, we have been distributing merchandise for over 80 years to the retail trade. Initially as Scholls Inc., we worked as a wholesale company delivering a variety of goods directly to our customer’s door. After 50 successful years of servicing the mass, grocery and department stores, due to changing demands, we evolved into Distribution Alternatives a 3rd Party Logistic Company. As a full service 3PL we contract with over 60 companies supplying warehousing and fulfillment services, and managing their distribution strategies using our 80 years of supply chain experience.

We have developed a strong, flexible, “can do” attitude drawn from our small, family owned culture, however we are still large enough to tap industry discounts. Our commitment to flexibility is one of the things that will separate us from our competition.

Even though we have expanded into other parts of the country, we are still proud of our Minnesota heritage, operating our business with strong and honest mid-western values.



   ---- 1/19/2018 6:24 AM ----   10,825,747 cases,     1,251,549 orders shipped last 12 months    ---- 1/19/2018 6:24 PM ----   113,892 Bed Bath Beyond orders,     574,829 Direct To Consumer orders,   22,090 JCPenney orders,   4,314 KMart orders,   11,973 Kohls orders,   3,867 Macys orders,   3,890 Sears orders,   29,971 Target orders,   92,483 Walmart orders shipped last 12 months    ---- 1/19/2018 6:24 PM ----   419,036 cases shipped so far in January    58,046 orders shipped so far in January    ---- 1/19/2018 6:24 AM ----   4,413,276 cases stored in inventory    43,626 SKUs stored in inventory
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