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 Coast’s hub for distribution. The partnerships we’ve made throughout the globe have put us in a trusted position to provide the services you need to be done better than any of the competition. As 3PL experts, we ensure that your product is shipped when and where you need it. As our client, you will be able to operate knowing that your 3PL Logistics needs are met and your products are delivered on time and to the right place.
Order fulfillment companies like Hopkins Distribution have much to offer to large, mid-sized and small retailers. Seasonal flexibility, cost reduction, flexible growth and reduced infrastructure are just a few of these benefits, as well as providing excellent customer service and logistics tracking and reporting. At Hopkins Distribution, we have streamlined our 3PL Logistics processes to ensure a tight supply chain. We have a 99.997% accuracy of inventory processing rate, which we attribute to our perfected systematic approach to order fulfillment. As our client, you will be able to operate knowing that your 3PL Logistics needs are met and your products are delivered on time, and to the right place.
Customers are our partners in business. Companies depend on Hopkins Distribution Company to provide seamless management of their logistics pipeline through quality global services, supported by state-of-the-art technology. Hopkins Distribution provides public warehousing and contract warehousing in Northern Nevada as a third-party provider, or ‘middle-man,’ for our clients to their respective clients. Hopkins is not a Vendor. As a warehouseman per our current client agreements, we are hired by our clients to make many important and timely decisions on their behalf, like a good employee should!
Hopkins provides businesses the opportunity to focus more on their core competencies and worry less about their warehousing, shipping and distribution operations. Outsourcing these tasks to experts can save companies a wealth of time and money. Third-party logistics companies like Hopkins are knowledgeable about industry best practices and stay current with the latest developments in logistics technology to ensure fulfillment strategies are time and cost efficient.
Using a 3PL eliminates the need to invest in warehouse space, technology, transportation, and staff to execute the logistics process. Analysis of warehousing services has shown that companies using a 3PL experience an average of 15-20 percent reduction in warehousing costs.
Additionally, a distribution company like Hopkins offers an infrastructure that your business can build on and allows for flexibility and growth. As your business grows and changes, so do the services available through a 3PL.
Hopkins can help your business grow to new markets, save on shipping costs and streamline efficiency. Contact us to discuss your specific distribution needs today.