MANKO News Alerts

    February 25, 2015

    MANKO Delivery Systems Inc. – One Year Later!

    MANKO Delivery Systems Inc. – One Year Later!

    It is our pleasure to confirm the success of the first year of MANKO Delivery Systems, Inc. under the ownership and direction of Dave Armitage – CEO / President and Bryan Bilchik – COO / SVP.

    Acquiring the business in January of 2014 and working diligently on establishing a solid foundation for service in our marketplace, it has been a year of opportunity and development. We have assembled an excellent team of dedicated Management, Operations and Driver personnel. This team consistently exceeds the service standards set forth by the various customers’ requirements and is a critical element in our confidence for the future of MANKO.

    February 25, 2015 marks the anniversary of our expansion to the southwest Florida marketplace when we opened a dedicated facility for service. This facility (5,865 sq ft) with dock high and ramp grade access, allows for direct line haul connection from our Tampa facility (46,400 sq ft) and distribution to the markets throughout southwest Florida. Jeremy Garbin, RSW Station Manager, has been with us from our initial market planning through to today and leads the team in Fort Myers in providing excellent service to MANKO customers. The additional facility supports our geographic coverage goals of providing direct service from Hernando County (Brooksville, FL) on the north, Collier County (Marco) to the south, Polk County (Lakeland) to the east and the Gulf Coast to the west!

    We will continue to build on the foundation established in warehouse, cross dock, line haul, white glove, two man, lift-gate and courier services. We are looking to add the customers, equipment and facilities necessary to provide excellence in service throughout Florida!

    January 10, 2014


    January 10th, 2014: David Armitage and Bryan Bilchik are extremely pleased to announce the completion of their purchase of Manko Delivery Systems, Inc from it’s founder – John Benko. With an excellent base of customers, dedicated team members and a vision for expansion; David Armitage as President/CEO and Bryan Bilchik as VP/COO are extremely excited about the business potential and future success. With facilities servicing the Tampa and Fort Myers markets Manko is positioned to provide service throughout Central and Southwest Florida.


Rush, Expedited, Scheduled, Routed, Trailers, Trucks, Vans – TL and LTL, Air, Land and Sea – MANKO Handles Freight

Should your freight requirements be local, regional, national or international, MANKO Delivery Systems has the resources and the support to handle your freight deliveries at any point along your supply chain and we are equipped to handle special circumstances.

Our reputation is for going Above & Beyond with our customized logistics systems, our modern and fully equipped facilities and our experienced management and staff. We Deliver options and flexibility with our Above & Beyond service.

We invite you to learn more about our Freight Services such as:

We are available to coordinate with your team regular scheduled and routed freight and trucking services and remain on call for Rush and Expedited needs. We work with your management to develop economical and logistically sound programs and response teams. You will find our logistics specialists knowledgeable, our services scalable and flexible and or service teams responsive.

You can expect from MANKO’s Freight Services:

  • Uniformed, Professional and Courteous Drivers
  • GPS enabled, Scanner equipped fleet, providing Real-Time Tracking
  • On-Line order entry, tracking, reporting and invoicing for speed and efficiency
  • Sweep or Timed Pick-Up from your distribution centers
  • Receiving and Cross Dock shipments and deliveries
  • Bulk sorting, inspection and OSD reporting
  • Accurate documentation for chain of custody
  • Efficient and time critical routing
  • Same day or next day delivery options
  • Two-person, Lift-gate and other Special Service options readily available

MANKO Delivery Systems recognizes that we are only as good as our last delivery. Give us a call today to learn how we can be of service. 866-626-5622 or contact us by email.