3PL

Accurate Logistics Reno

Hopkins has a 99.997% accuracy of inventory processing rate, which we attribute to our perfected systematic approach to order fulfillment. Manufacturing companies, freight shippers, and receivers can benefit from our many years of 3PL experience and stellar service. Hopkins can help you with order placement, inventory management, merchandise storage, warehouse pick and pack services and […]

Focus on What Your Business Does Best

Staying focused on your business is hard enough sometimes, everyone gets distracted at one point. If it’s not hiring people, it’s your books. If it’s not your books, it’s your competitors. Many business owners start to focus on their competitors more than they do their actual business model and it can be a bit overwhelming. With […]

Top 5 Reasons to Consider an Order Fulfillment Service

Many companies struggle with whether or not they should handle their own fulfillment or use a third party logistics company for product distribution and order fulfillment. Hopkins Distribution can help you navigate this process and assist your small, or large business, in determining if collaborating with a 3PL provider is right for you. We are the West […]

Public Warehousing: An Advantage Ahead of the Competition

Are you in the process of choosing a company for your warehousing and distribution needs? Location is the first detail a company should consider. Northern Nevada is considered the “Distribution Hub of the West” and is the primary location for companies seeking a centralized distribution point to the western region of the United States. Because of this […]

3PL Logistics, 2018

Third-party logistics (3PL, or TPL) providers, like Hopkins Distribution, specialize in integrated operation, warehousing, and transportation services that are scaled and customized to our customers’ needs based on market conditions, consumer demands, delivery service requirements specific for their products and materials, and more. (See our Law of Agency article.) 3PL goes quite a bit further than just logistics, though, our services integrate […]

A 3PL Company in the Western United States  

And the one you have been looking for. Hopkins is a distribution company in Reno that offers both private and public warehousing solutions for a variety of different clients.   Warehousing in Nevada is an ideal solution for both a multi-point distribution network and a National distribution location. As a distribution hub to some of the largest metropolitan areas in the […]

Your Customer’s Put High Stakes on On-Time Holiday Delivery  

“27 percent of U.S. customers would rather get a root canal than have personal holiday shipments come late, according to a DHL holiday customer survey that reveals on-time shipments are a high priority (Inbound Logistics).”  45 percent of respondentsreported thatthey expect an increase in e-commerce sales of at least 10 % during the holiday season.  While 47% of respondents feel fulfilling shipment orders […]

Something New from UPS

In Third Party Logistics, teamwork is a must. We are constantly working with our vendors and carriers to find ways to cut costs and promote efficiency. Thankfully, we are partnered with some pretty ingenious companies, like UPS, who are continuously brainstorming ways to do both. UPS has come up with another avenue of providing stellar […]