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Furniture World Magazine
Charles Johnson, President of Diakon Logistics, one of the largest dedicated home delivery carriers in America, announced that Conn’s awarded Diakon Logistics the Waco, Texas market.
Conn’s operates as a specialty retailer of home appliances, consumer electronics, home office equipment, lawn and garden products, mattresses, and furniture in the United States. It operates 78 retail and clearance stores in Louisiana, Texas, and Oklahoma. The company was founded in 1890 and is headquartered in Beaumont, Texas.
Diakon Logistics has been providing a full range of dedicated home delivery and warehousing services to Conn’s since the 1990s. In addition, to Conn's Waco, Texas location, Diakon Logistics provides services in Austin, Beaumont, Dallas and Houston, Texas and Lafayette, Louisiana.
"Our corporate strategy is based on one philosophy, ‘It’s Mrs. Jones’ Day’, a premise based on the principle that each delivery is done with the thought that it is the only delivery we are making that day…making it Mrs. Jones’ day,” says Charles Johnson. “Our retailer clients are recognizing the competitive advantage of our customer service approach and it is driving the continued growth of our Company. The difference is in the details and we will continue that focus in making our retailer clients even more successful.”
About Diakon Logistics:
Founded in 1991 as Hays Home Delivery Services, today Diakon Logistics is one of the largest dedicated home delivery carriers in America. Based in Manassas, Virginia, the Company serves many of the top 100 furniture, appliance, and electronics retailers in the United States. The Company’s modern fleet of over 300 vehicles typically displays the logos of our retailer clients, make more than 1.5 million deliveries to consumers annually. For more information, call Dino Green at 800-DIAKON1, or visitwww.diakonlogistics.com
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